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Table 3 BAI and BDI scores in the initial and final evaluations

From: Music therapy intervention in cardiac autonomic modulation, anxiety, and depression in mothers of preterms: randomized controlled trial

Scale Score Music therapy group Control group
Initialn (%) Final
n (%)
p Initial
n (%)
Final
n (%)
p
BAI Minimum 4 (40) 9 (90) 0.045* 7 (63.6) 9 (81.8) 0.522
Light 2 (20) 1 (10) 2 (18.2) 2 (18.2)
Moderate 4 (40) 0 2 (18.2) 0
Serious 0 0 0 0
BDI Minimum 4 (40) 7 (70) 0.150 6 (54.5) 8 (72.7) 0.747
Light 2 (20) 3 (30) 2 (18.2) 2 (18.2)
Moderate 4 (40) 0 2 (18.2) 0
Serious 0 0 1 (9.1) 0
  1. BAI Beck Anxiety Inventory, BDI Beck Depression Inventory; *significant at p ≤ 0.05 using Fisher’s exact test