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Table 2 McCoy Female Sexuality Questionnaire and Montgomery–Asberg Depression Rating Scale scores

From: Sexuality and mood changes in women with persistent pelvic girdle pain after childbirth: a case-control study

  Patients Controls P value
  Median IQR Median IQR  
McCoy Female Sexuality Questionnaire      
Satisfaction with the frequency of sexual activity 5 3 5 3 0.879
Level of sexual interest 3 1 3 1 0.963
Enjoyment of sexual activity 6 3 6 1.5 0.153
Excitement/arousal during sexual activity 7 3 7 1 0.191
Frequency of orgasm 6 3 6 2.5 0.659
Insufficient lubrication 6 3 6 3 0.420
Painful sexual intercourse 5 4 6 1 0.001*
Satisfaction with partner as lover 7 1 7 1.5 0.285
Satisfaction with partner as friend 7 1 7 1 0.868
Frequency of intercourse 3 1 3 1 0.365
Frequency of masturbation 1 1 1 0 0.094
Avoidance of sexual intercourse due to pain. 4 2 5 1 0.000*
Combined score for items 1–9 49 8 52 9 0.100
Montgomery–Asberg Depression Rating Scale      
Total score (0–54) 6 10 4 12.5 0.138
  n % n % 0.827
score 0–12 34 73.9 28 71.8  
score ≥ 13 12 26.1 11 28.2  
  1. IQR Interquartile range