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Table 2 Association between physical activity, depression and scalp involvement

From: The relationship between physical activity levels and symptoms of depression, anxiety and stress in individuals with alopecia Areata

  Variables DASS 21- Depression
Moderate Severe Extremely Severe p value
   n % 95% CI n % 95% CI n % 95% CI  
Meeting PA guidelines Scalp involvement (50% and above) 1 3.2 0.0–16.2 0 0 0.0–26.5 5 12.8 4.3–27.4 .06
Not meeting PA guidelines Scalp involvement (50% and above) 17 53.1 34.7–70.9 9 75.0 42.8–94.5 9 23.1 11.1–39.3 .003*
  1. *Significant association (p<.05)