Table 1: Association between anxiety symptoms, physical negligence, hazardous alcohol use, neuroticism, perceived stress and 5–HTTLPR polymorphism.

Measurements Genotypes Mean Scores (SE) p value
Anxiety symptoms S/S –S/L 37.8 (0.6) 0.028
L/L 40.5 (1.3)
Physical negligence S/S – S/L 6.3 (0.1) 0.0047*
L/L 7.2 (0.3)
Hazardous alcohol use ASSIST scores S/S – S/L 6.6 (0.5) 0.011
L/L 9.2 (0.9)
AUDIT scores S/S – S/L 4.6 (0.3) 0.25
L/L 5.31 (0.6)
Neuroticism S/S – S/L 4.1 (0.1) 0.019
L/L 4.47 (0.1)
Perceived stress S/S – L/L 18.81 (0.6) 0.035
S/L 17.32 (0.5)

*Significant after Bonferroni corrections; Abbreviations: ASSIST: Alcohol, Smoking and Substance Involvement Screening Test; AUDIT: Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test.

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