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Table 1 Features of study population

From: Excess use of thyroid hormone treatment among patients with fibromyalgia: a cross-sectional study in primary health care

  Participants
N = 103
Not participating
N = 105
p-value
% n % n
Gender 0.19
 Male 10.7 11 5.7 6  
 Female 89.3 92 94.3 99  
  Mean and 95% CI for mean   
Age 55.1 (52.1–58.1)   57.4 (54.4–60.5)   0.30
Number of regularly taken medicines 3.3 (2.7–3.4)   4.0 (3.3–4.7)   0.15
GP’s visit 12 months before the study 5.3 (4.0–6.5)   5.0 (4.0–6.0)   0.52
Number of other chronic diseases 2.5 (2.2–2.9)   2.8 (2.4–3.2)   0.39