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Table 3 Mean (SD) and differences in men and women with UCP.

From: Coping strategies, stress, physical activity and sleep in patients with unexplained chest pain

  Men (n = 101) Women (n = 78)  
  Mean (SD) Mean (SD) p-value
Age 44.2 (13.0) 46.6 (13.3) 0.22
Physical activity (1–4) 2.0 (0.8) 1.9 (0.5) 0.19
BMI 26.9 (3.9) 26.3 (6.1) 0.39
Chest pain intensity (0–100 mm)a 61 (23) 65 (25) 0.27
Confrontive coping (0–52) 31.1 (7.4) 30.8 (5.6) 0.81
Emotive coping (0–36) 17.0 (4.5) 18.4 (3.6) 0.03
Palliative coping (0–56) 27.2 (5.0) 28.1 (4,9) 0.21
Negative life events (0–30) 5.8 (4.2) 6.3 (4.5) 0.45
Stress at home (0–5) 1.8 (1.5) 1.9 (1.6) 0.68
Sleep problems (0–20) 7.9 (5.2) 8.8 (5.0) 0.27
Mental strain at work (2–10) 6.1 (2.3) 6.0 (2.1) 0.82
  1. aDuring the last 24 hours