Table 6

BRIDGE study: Baseline demographic and clinical characteristics for 132 African American patients

Characteristic

Number of patients (%)

Mean

(standard deviation)


Age, years, mean (SD)

46.4 (11.1)

Gender, female

105 (79.6)

Ethnicity

Hispanic

5 (3.8)

Non-Hispanic

127 (96.2)

Marital status, married

36 (27.3)

Education

< High school graduate

12 (9.0)

High school

65 (49.2)

Some college

50 (37.9)

College graduate

5 (3.8)

Annual household income

$41,393 ($26,840)

Employed

Full-time/part-time

77 (58.3)

Other1

55 (41.7)

Healthcare insurance Payer

117 (88.6)

Medicaid

21 (18.0)

Medicare

25 (21.4)

Other

82 (70.1)

CES-D score

29.84 (14.09)

MOS-SF-12, physical component

42.13 (13.2)

MOS-SF-12, mental component

36.18 (12.6)

Comorbid medical condition

Diabetes

46 (34.9)

Hypertension

72 (54.6)

Trouble breathing

33 (25.0)

Back problems

40 (30.3)

Arthritis/rheumatism

56 (42.4)

Had one or more disability days in last two weeks

74 (56.1)

Taking antidepressant medication

101 (76.5)

Treated for depression at most recent visit

65 (49.2)


1Other = Retired, disabled, keeping house, attending school, or unemployed

Cooper et al. Implementation Science 2010 5:18   doi:10.1186/1748-5908-5-18

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