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Table 3 Descriptive statistics of BPRS and PSP/FPS scores

From: Schizophrenia in real life: courses, symptoms and functioning in an Italian population

Scale Total Males Females P-value Mann–Whitney
  Mean S.D. Median IR Mean S.D. Median IR Mean S.D. Median IR  
Total BPRS 58.3 20.98 56 30 59.7 21.66 58 34 56.4 19.89 54 27 0.031
BPRS Anxiety-Depression 14.6 6.08 14 9 14.4 6.29 13 10 14.9 5.79 14 8 0.075
BPRS Positive Symptoms 13.9 6.41 13 10 14.4 6.65 14 10 13.1 6.01 13 9 0.011
BPRS Negative Symptoms 16.9 7.45 16 10 17.5 7.45 16 11 16.1 7.38 15 10 0.003
BPRS Mania/Disorganization 13.0 6.13 11 9 13.5 6.32 12 10 12.3 5.80 11 7 0.007
Total PSP/FPS 55.0 22.47 54.5 32 52.1 22.53 50 33 58.9 21.82 58 28 <0.0001
Work/Social utility 2.1 1.55 2 3.5 2.3 1.56 2.5 3 1.9 1.50 2 2.5 0.001
Personal relationships 1.9 1.33 2 2 2.1 1.29 2 2 1.7 1.35 2 3 <0.0001
Personal and Health care 1.6 1.33 1.5 3 1.7 1.35 2 3 1.4 1.26 1 2.5 <0.0001
Bother/Aggressiveness 0.6 1.11 0 1 0.7 1.19 0 1 .5 0.5 0.98 0 0.75 0.024