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Table 1 Depression, anxiety, and stress in WED severity in natives and mestizos in rural coastal Ecuador

From: Psychological distress in patients with restless legs syndrome (Willis-Ekbom disease): a population-based door-to-door survey in rural Ecuador

   Patients, No. (%)   
Characteristic of functional distress WED (n = 40) Severe WED (n = 15) Mild or moderate WED (n = 25) P value
Depression 12 (30.0) 5 (33.3) 7 (28.0) .72
Anxiety 12 (30.0) 5 (33.3) 7 (28.0) .72
Stress 9 (22.5) 3 (20.0) 6 (24.0) .77
≥2 Axes of functional distress 11 (27.5) 4 (26.7) 7 (28.0) .93
  1. Abbreviation: WED Willis-Ekbom disease.