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Table 2 Craving and withdrawal questionnaire items

From: The impact of sex on brain responses to smoking cues: a perfusion fMRI study

  Females Males p
1) How calm are you right now? −0.15 ± 0.99 0.00 ± 1.32 0.67
2) How content do you feel right now? 0.15 ± 0.99 −0.16 ± 0.93 0.26
3) How much do you desire a cigarette right now? 1.00 ± 1.81 0.97 ± 1.08 0.94
4) How much do you need to smoke right now for relief? 0.55 ± 1.67 1.03 ± 1.28 0.25
5) How interested were you in the video you just watched? 3.40 ± 1.88 3.42 ± 1.95 0.97
  1. For items 1–7, scores were generated from the difference between pre-smoking cue exposure to post-smoking cue exposure. Each item was inserted into the phrase “On a scale from 1 to 7….. with 1 corresponding to Not at all and 7 corresponding to Extremely”.