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Table 3 Summary Table of independent t- Test result showing mean comparison of HbSS and HbSC on BSI and subscale scores

From: Prevalence of psychological symptoms among adults with sickle cell disease in Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital, Ghana

Variables Mean (SD) Mean diff F T Df Sig (2-tailed) Eta sq.
HbSS (N = 131) HbSC (N = 70)
Somatization .88 (.67) .81 (.68) .07 .100 .76 199 .44  
Obsessive-compulsion .85 (.71) .69 (.67) .16 .542 1.59 199 .11  
Interpersonal sensitivity 1.05 (.85) .81 (.83) .24 .389 1.89 199 .05 0.02
Depression .72 (.75) .51 (.63) .21 4.185 1.98 199 .04 0.02
Anxiety .59 (.57) .58 (.68) .01 .786 .18 199 .85  
Hostility .71 (.75) .51 (.62) .20 3.908 1.87 199 .06  
Phobic Anxiety .56 (.67) .36 (.50) .20 4.576 2.17 199 .03 0.02
Paranoid Ideation 1.20 (.88) .80 (.74) .40 3.252 3.26 199 .00 0.05
Psychoticism .59 (.62) .40 (.59) .19 1.716 2.12 199 .03 0.02
Additional Items 3.16 (2.89) 2.30 (2.52) .86 3.943 2.09 199 .03 0.02
BSI .20 (.14) .15 (.13) .05 1.167 2.42 199 .01 0.03
  1. P < 0.05