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Table 1 Basic characteristics of patients allocated to the IPT intervention

From: Interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT) for late-life depression in general practice: uptake and satisfaction by patients, therapists and physicians

Characteristics IPT (n = 69)
Sociodemographic  
   Mean (SD) age, years 68.4 (8.1)
   Female (%) 48 (70)
   Married or living together (%) 33 (48)
   Level of Education (%)  
Low 23 (33)
Intermediate 27 (39)
High 19 (28)
Clinical  
MADRS, mean (SD) 19.4 (7.9)
CGI-s, median (SD) 3.3 (1.3)
  1. Note: MADRS: Montgomery Åsberg Depression Rating Scale; CGI-s: Clinical Global Impression severity scale.