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Table 2 Task performance during induced optimism manipulation

From: The effect of induced optimism on the optimistic update bias

Dysphoria groupResponse to positive events
mean(SD)
Response to negative events
mean(SD)
Reaction time (sec) to positive events
mean(SD)
Reaction time (sec) to negative events
mean(SD)
Low24.2(2.6) **8.18(3.8)22.2(18.7) **11.7(11.0)
Mild26.0(3.2) **12.5(7.3)19.9(5.9) **9.3(4.7)
High23.1(3.8) **10.8(3.8)22.3(11.8) **10.2(2.7)
  1. **:p < .001