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Table 4 Subjective responses categorized in three groups

From: Autonomic and muscular responses and recovery to one-hour laboratory mental stress in healthy subjects

  VAS = 0 VAS 1–30 VAS > 30
Pain:    
   Shoulders (n (%)) 17 (38.6%) 3 (6.8%) 24 (54.5%)
   Neck (n (%)) 19 (43.2%) 1 (2.3%) 24 (54.5%)
   Temples (n (%)) 27 (61.4%) 5 (11.4%) 12 (27.3%)
   Forehead (n (%)) 24 (54.5%) 8 (18.2%) 12 (27.3%)
Maximal pain locationb 14 (31.8%)* 2 (4.5%) 28 (63.6%)
Fatigue (n (%)) 5 (11.6%) 1 (2.3%) 37 (86.0%)
Tension (n (%)) 4 (9.5%) 3 (7.1%) 35 (83.3%)
  1. a Pain response = (maximal pain during test – pain before test), b Maximal pain response irrespective of location,* = No pain development in any location.