Table 4

Self-perceived health, well-being, mental health and disease activity (N=1800, unless otherwise specified)

Variablesn (%) or mean±SD
Self-perceived health status (n=1786)
  Very good125 (7.0)
  Good519 (29.1)
  Fair802 (44.9)
  Bad293 (16.4)
  Very bad47 (2.6)
 Change in health status during lockdown
  Much worse than before182 (10.2)
  Moderately worse650 (36.4)
  Same as before843 (47.2)
  Moderately better97 (5.4)
  Much better than before14 (0.8)
Visual Analogue Scale for disease activity (0–10) (n=1756)5.3±2.7
Patient Acceptable Symptom Scale
Overall pain during last week (0–10) (n=1421)6.0±3.0
Overall pain ≥4 (0–10) (n=1421)1074 (75.6)
Dissatisfaction with health status if prolonged in future months on lockdown (n=1421)743 (52.3)
WHO-5 (0–100) (n=1777)50.7±23.9
 Poor well-being (WHO-5 ≤50)870 (49.0)
Mental health (n=1769)
 HADS anxiety (0–21)
  No case (0–7)756 (42.7)
  Borderline case (8–10)435 (24.6)
  Case (11–21)578 (32.7)
 HADS depression (0–21)
  No case (0–7)958 (54.2)
  Borderline case (8–10)438 (24.8)
  Case (11–21)373 (21.1)
  • HADS, Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale; WHO-5, WHO Five Well-Being Index.