Table 4

Mean change in health-related quality of life (HRQoL) from baseline to six weeks
Short form-36 subscale Baseline mean (SD) Six weeks mean (SD) Six weeks - baseline (95%CI) p
Physical Functioning 50.6 (6.5) 52.8 (4.4) 2.2 (0.9 3.5) <0.01
Role Physical 47.2 (8.5) 50.2 (7.7) 3.1 (-0.9 7.0) 0.12
Bodily Pain 45.0 (11.4) 50.7 (9.7) 5.8 (1.4 10.1) 0.01
General Health 48.4 (29.6) 52.1 (8.6) 3.7 (0.3 7.1) 0.03
Vitality 47.3 (42.7) 52.0 (49.3) 4.8 (1.4 8.2) 0.01
Social Functioning 48.0 (43.2) 52.3 (49.8) 4.3 (-0.4 9.0) 0.07
Role Emotional 47.0 (14.2) 50.7 (6.5) 3.7 (-2.0 9.4) 0.19
Mental Health 45.8 (13.7) 50.6 (6.8) 4.8 (-0.7 10.3) 0.08
Physical HRQoL 48.6 (1.6) 51.9 (6.6) 3.3 (03 6.3) 0.03
Mental HRQoL 46.4 (14.9) 50.8 (6.9) 4.4 (-1.9 10.7) 0.16

Hawkes et al.

Hawkes et al. BMC Cancer 2012 12:560   doi:10.1186/1471-2407-12-560

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