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Table 1 Clinical characteristics, self-reported quality of life and cognitive functions

From: Cognitive function and quality of life in multiple sclerosis patients: a cross-sectional study

   N = 124
Disease duration in years median [range] 9.86 [0-31.00]
EDSSa median [range] 4.75 [1.00-8.00]
Depression BDIb (0-39) 10.42 ± 5.77
  BDIb classes (moderate/severe depression) 47 (70.1%)
Fatigue MFISc Physical (0-36) 25.97 ± 7.27
  MFISc Cognitive (0-40) 18.75 ± 8.87
  MFISc Psychosocial (0-8) 5.35 ± 2.07
  MFISc Total (0-84) 50.03 ± 15.31
SF36d Physical function (0-100) 33.88 ± 26.78
  Social functioning (0-100) 50.88 ± 23.09
  Role physical (0-100) 20.95 ± 30.62
  Role emotional (0-100) 32.28 ± 38.16
  Mental health (0-100) 49.90 ± 17.81
  Vitality (0-100) 32.48 ± 19.12
  Body pain (0-100) 45.80 ± 26.21
  General health (0-100) 39.72 ± 20.28
  Mental composite score 32.64 ± 8.83
  Physical composite score 38.59 ± 9.53
MusiQoLe Activity of daily living (0-100) 29.94 ± 21.24
  Psychological well-being (0-100) 50.97 ± 24.79
  Relationships with friends (0-100) 62.03 ± 24.21
  Symptoms (0-100) 54.31 ± 23.85
  Relationships with family (0-100) 72.17 ± 24.89
  Relationships with health care system (0-100) 69.49 ± 19.48
  Sentimental and sexual life (0-100) 49.19 ± 31.75
  Coping (0-100) 55.64 ± 29.40
  Rejection (0-100) 66.00 ± 33.42
  Index (0-100) 56.63 ± 12.57
BRB-N subtestsf SRT-Lg 46.44 ± 15.27
  SRT-Cg 40.17 ± 15.72
  SRT-Dg 9.37 ± 2.96
  SPART-Tg 16.40 ± 5.20
  SPART-Dg 5.29 ± 2.36
  SDMTg 35.68 ± 11.92
  PASAT-3g 34.15 ± 15.02
  WLGg 25.32 ± 8.40
  1. aEDSS Expanded Disability Status Scale; the higher the score, the more severe the disability
  2. bBDI Beck Depression Inventory; the higher the score, the worse the depression
  3. cMFIS Modified Fatigue Impact Scale; the higher the score, the more severe the fatigue
  4. dSF36 Short Form 36; the higher the score, the higher the QoL level
  5. eMusiQoL Multiple Sclerosis International Quality of Life; the higher the score, the higher the QoL level
  6. fBRB-N subtests; the higher the score, the higher the cognitive performance
  7. gSRT-L Selective Reminding Test Long-term, SRT-C Selective Reminding Test Consistent long-term, SRT-D Selective Reminding Test Delayed, SPART-T SPAtial Recall Test Total, SPART-D SPAtial Recall Test Delayed, SDMT Symbol Digit Modalities Test, PASAT-3 Paced Auditory Serial Addition Test 3 s, WLG Word List Generation test