Table 3

Well intervals following any depressive episode (years)

2 DF periods, N = 13, mean (SD)3 DF periods, N = 16, mean (SD)4 DF periods, N = 10, mean (SD)5 DF periods, N = 1, mean
Between DOB and first depressive episode onset53.87 (11.26)36.66 (14.59)30.37 (11.51)26.94
First post-depression well interval4.47 (7.62)15.15 (10.24)12.48 (12.35)4.84
Second post-depression well interval2.55 (4.49)6.01 (4.50)9.84
Third post-depression well interval0.43 (0.41)2.58
Fourth post-depression well interval0.25
  • DF, depression free; DOB, date of birth.