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Table 1 Demographic, medical and cognitive data of controls and patients with ALS

From: Voxel-based mapping of grey matter volume and glucose metabolism profiles in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

  Controls (cognition) Controls (imaging) ALS patients p
Main features of the participants
 Age (years) 61.81 59 61.83 0.83 (cognition)/0.91 (imaging)
 Sex (F/M) 16/21 16/21 16/21  
 Years of education 11.11 11.43 9.92 0.070 (cognition)/0.099 (imaging)
 Mattis (total) 139.95 141 136.47 0.005 (cognition)/<0.001 (imaging)
 ALSFRS-R score / / 37.31  
Cognitive profile
 TMT (B–A) 15.94   62.97 <0.001
 Letter verbal fluency score 22.24   15.03 <0.001
 Letter verbal fluency index 4.71   7.68 0.017
 Episodic memory 12.14   7.08 <0.001
 Cognitive theory of mind 13.22   11.36 0.009
 Affective theory of mind 12.44   11.03 0.062