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Table 4 Overview of subscales of Profile of Mood States (POMS)

From: Acute relaxation during pregnancy leads to a reduction in maternal electrodermal activity and self-reported stress levels

Paired t-test POMS Subscales Music Group Guided Imagery Group Resting Group
  Depression/anxiety t (11)=2.698, p = .021*, dz = 0.73 t (11)=2.007, p = .070 t (11)=4.201, p = .001, dz = 1.21
  Hostility t (11)=1.605, p = .137 t (11)=2.166, p = .053 t (11)=3.895, p = .002, dz = 1.12
  Fatigue t (11)=2.538, p = .028*, dz = 0.73 t (11)= − 0.192, p = .851 t (11)=0.967, p = .354
  Vigor t (11)=1.575, p = .143 t (11)=3.178, p = .009*, dz = 0.91 t (11)=2.726, p = .020*, dz = 0.79
  1. *on a statistical level of p < 0.05 significant