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Table 2 Characteristics of patients with chronic pain (n = 11)

From: Translation and cultural adaptation of the Illness Invalidation Inventory for use in Sweden

Gender: female, n 9
  Male, n 2
Age (years), mean, (range) 51.5 (38–65)
Education level, n
  Compulsory school 1
  Upper secondary school 8
  Academic degree 2
Years since diagnosis, mean 12.1
Work status, n
  Working full time 0
  Working part time 6
  On sick leave 1
  Retired 2
  Sickness pension 1
  Early retirement 1
Native language, n
  Swedish 10
  Finnish 1
Diagnosis, n
  Fibromyalgia 10
  Cervicobrachial syndrome 1