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Table 2 Scores of participants on the Kessler 6-item psychological distress scale

From: The status and high risk factors of severe psychological distress in migraine patients during nCOV-2019 outbreak in Southwest China: a cross-sectional study

K6 item Migraine patients Healthy controls P
Nervous 1 (4,0) 0 (4,0) < 0.001
Hopeless 1 (3,0) 0 (4,0) < 0.001
Restless or fidgety 1 (4,0) 0 (3,0) < 0.001
So depressed that nothing could cheer you up 1 (4,0) 0 (3,0) < 0.001
Everything is an effort 1 (2,0) 0 (2,0) < 0.001
Worthless 0 (1,0) 0 (2,0) 0.598
Total score 5 (18,0) 0 (16,0) < 0.001
Severe psychological distress (n,%) 25 (17%) 12 (8%) 0.016
  1. Values are median (maximum, minimum) or n (%)