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Table 1 The sociodemographic and clinical characteristics of SMA patients

From: Anxiety and depression in school-age patients with spinal muscular atrophy: a cross-sectional study

Variable Description
Gender  
Male 71 (45.8)
Female 84 (54.2)
Age subgroups  
8–12 years 122 (78.7)
13–18 years 33 (21.3)
Age (mean ± SD) 10.28 ± 2.98 years
Types of SMA disease  
Type I 12 (7.7)
Type II 101 (65.2)
Type III 42 (27.1)
Respiratory system dysfunction  
Yes 118 (76.1)
No 37 (23.9)
Digestive system dysfunction  
Yes 133 (85.8)
No 22 (14.2)
Skeletal deformity  
Yes 55 (35.5)
No 100 (64.5)
Rehabilitation exercise  
Yes 83 (53.5)
No 72 (46.5)
Academic delay  
Yes 85 (54.8)
No 70 (45.2)
Type of school  
Traditional 107 (69)
Personalized 48 (31)
Household income  
High (≥ 200,000 RMB) 23 (14.8)
Low (< 200,000 RMB) 132 (85.2)
SCARED score  
 ≥ 25 62 (40.0)
 < 25 93 (60.0)
DSRSC score  
 ≥ 15 39 (25.2)
 < 15 116 (74.8)
  1. All values are n (%) except where otherwise indicated