Skip to main content

Table 2 Patient-reported number of relapses in twelve months prior to baseline: percentage of participants experiencing relapse(s) by MS type

From: Patient-orientated longitudinal study of multiple sclerosis in south west England (The South West Impact of Multiple Sclerosis Project, SWIMS) 1: protocol and baseline characteristics of cohort

  Number of relapses in last twelve months
MS Type 0 1 2 3 4 Don't know
Benign (n = 28) 54 39 0 0 0 7
Relapsing-Remitting (n = 345) 23 35 19 9 6 8
Primary Progressive (n = 182) 65 13 6 2 3 12
Secondary Progressive (n = 178) 33 34 9 7 3 14
Don't Know (n = 173) 30 23 15 7 3 22
All (n = 931) 36 28 13 7 4 13
  1. Data for MS subtype or the number of relapses or both were missing for 36 participants.