Table 1: Mean (standard deviation) of demographic information per group (control and patients with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) submitted to mindful awareness practices (MAP) or to no intervention) and statistical comparison between them, times of at-home practice, and rating of satisfaction with the programme in the groups submitted to the MAP.

VariableMAP control
( = 8)
No intervention control
( = 9)
MAP
ADHD
( = 21)
No intervention ADHD
( = 22)

Demographics
 Gender (men/women)3/54/511/1012/10
 Age (years)26.9 (3.9)28.7 (5.5)31.2 (7.5)31.7 (7.8)0.32
 Education (years)16.0 (2.8)15.9 (2.0)14.6 (2.4)15.1 (3.2)0.53
 IQ Raven (number correct)54.4 (1.7)52.2 (7.4)52.6 (3.7)49.4 (7.4)0.16
At-home practices (min)*
 Week 115.6 (11.2)32.9 (17.6)
 Week 221.3 (7.9)19.8 (14.1)
 Week 331.3 (18.1)48.1 (27.3)
 Week 437.5 (10.4)52.9 (48.8)
 Week 545.0 (10.7)50.5 (42.8)
 Week 654.4 (15.9)49.7 (50.7)
 Week 745.0 (16.0)42.9 (57.6)
 Week 848.8 (10.6)33.6 (20.6)
Satisfaction (1–10 score)9.3 (0.9)9.3 (0.9)0.82

No effect of health status or interaction with week, but there was an effect of week [ (7, 189) = 4.35; < 0.001]: practice in weeks 3–8 > weeks 1-2 ( < 0.001).