Table 5: Comparison of the MH score for each MS category with Australian normative values for MH score.

TA CategoryNumber in sampleMS category mean scoreMS category score SD DfSignificanceMean difference

Several times per day17287.9810.0415.971710.00112.22
Once or twice per day9885.3510.469.07970.0019.59
Once or twice per week3881.0512.042.71370.0105.30
Once or twice per month1374.4622.30−0.21120.838−1.29
Less than once per month1371.6921.45−0.68120.508−4.06