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Table 3 Linear regression model with change in MGII as the dependent variable

From: Prospective study of stress, depression and personality in myasthenia gravis relapses

  Coefficient SE t Pr(>t)
Intercept −4.542 3.473 −1.31 0.193
Age 0.104 0.049 2.09 0.038
Sex, Male 1.251 1.386 0.90 0.368
Disease Duration 0.020 0.076 0.26 0.793
Personality C −1.750 1.723 −1.02 0.311
Personality N 5.990 4.301 1.39 0.161
Personality O −3.148 1.697 −1.86 0.065
∆TICS 0.016 0.041 0.42 0.678
∆BDI-II 0.450 0.126 3.57 < 0.001
Medical Y 1.776 1.357 1.31 0.193
Personal Y 2.385 1.895 1.26 0.210
Comorbidities Y −1.383 1.250 −0.92 0.360
Baseline MGII −0.083 0.050 −1.674 0.096
  1. Only change in depression and age predicted disease severity in this patient cohort
  2. SE standard error
  3. ∆ = change