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Table 3 Number of physician visits for FM cohort, and stratified by FIQ-based FM severity

From: Societal and individual burden of illness among fibromyalgia patients in France: Association between disease severity and OMERACT core domains

   FM Severity
Characteristic Total (n = 88) Mild (n = 17) Moderate (n = 33) Severe (n = 38) P -value a
Number of office visits over the past 3 months      0.319
Mean (SD) 2.9 (1.9) 3.1 (1.3) 2.5 (1.3) 3.3 (2.4)  
Median 3 3 3 3  
Other physician visits over the past 3 monthsb, n (%)      0.379
Yes 22 (25.0) 2 (12.5) 10 (31.3) 10 (27.0)  
No 63 (71.6) 14 (87.5) 22 (68.8) 27 (73.0)  
  1. Clinical case report form.
  2. a Fisher's exact or Kruskal-Wallis test, as appropriate.
  3. b Percentages for each column might not add up to 100% due to missing data.