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Table 1 Demographic information

From: The role of mirroring and mentalizing networks in mediating action intentions in autism

  Groups   
  TD (n =22) ASD (n =21) t value p value
Gender 17 M; 5 F 17 M; 4 F - -
Handedness 20 R, 1 L, 1 A 16 R, 2 L, 3 A - -
Age (years) 24.9 (±5.2; 19-36) 25.7 (±6.4; 17-40) 0.43 0.67
Verbal IQ 114.4 (±10.3; 92-141) 112.9 (±15.0; 80-139) 0.37 0.71
Performance IQ 116.5 (±9.5; 100-133) 106.3 (±12.4; 94-138) 0.05 0.96
Full-scale IQ 117.5 (±8.8; 105-140) 116.3 (±12.8; 91-140) 0.35 0.73
RAADS-R total 45.7 (±24.1; 13-112) 115.4 (±39.5; 32-181) 3.54 <0.001
Mind in the Eyes 21 (±2.3; 17-25) 19 (±3.5; 15-25) 2.25 0.03
EQ 47.5 (±10.3; 27-74) 31.5 (±13.3; 15-65) 3.54 <0.001
  1. Values are presented as mean (standard deviation; range). The P value is independent t-tests for differences between groups. Abbreviations: TD typically developing, ASD autism spectrum disorder, A ambidextrous, F female, L left, M male, R right, IQ intelligence quotient, RAADS-R Ritvo Autism Asperger Diagnostic Scale-Revised, EQ Empathy Quotient. EQ scores missing for one ASD participant due to incomplete questionnaire. Mind in the Eyes scores missing for one TD participant who did not complete the test.