STRESS Indexed in /covered by CAS, KoreaScience & DOI/Crossref:eISSN 2234-1668   pISSN 1225-665X

STRESS : eISSN 2234-1668 / pISSN 1225-665X

Table. 3.

Table. 3.

Meta–analysis of correlation between TAS-20 subfactors and depression scale

Mean correlation between
DIF and depression (p-value)
Mean correlation between
DDF and depression (p-value)
Mean correlation between
EOT and depression (p-value)
Total .485 (<.0001) .347 (<.0001) .118 (.0001)
Healthy .479 (<.0001) .356 (<.0001) .096 (<.0001)
Addiction .425 (.002) .296 (.033) .523 (.0002)
Depression/anxiety .517 (<.0001) .274 (<.0001) −.052 (.674)
Eating disorder .525 (<.0001) .382 (<.0001) .196 (.0001)
Medical disease .460 (<.0001) .343 (.0002) .214 (.0005)

TAS-20: 20 item toronto alexithymia scale, DIF: Difficulty identifying feelings, DDF: Difficulty describing feelings, EOT: Externally oriented thinking.

Stress 2021;29:187-98 https://doi.org/10.17547/kjsr.2021.29.3.187
© 2021 Stress