Table 2

Change in QoL among TB/HIV co-infected patients after 6 months of treatment
QOL domain Mean (SD) at baseline Mean (SD) after 6 months Mean difference (95% CI) P-value
Physical 13.3 (4.4) 17.9 (2.5) 5.1 (4.2 – 6.0) 0.000
Psychological 15.0 (3.2) 17.9 (1.8) 3.3 (2.6 – 4.0) 0.000
Level of independence 11.7 (3.7) 17.0 (2.4) 5.7 (4.9 – 6.6) 0.000
Social relationships 12.2 (3.7) 14.5 (2.5) 2.6 (1.7 – 3.5) 0.000
Environmental health 11.6 (3.1) 14.2 (2.7) 2.8 (2.1 – 3.6) 0.000
Spirituality health 16.5 (4.0) 19.0 (1.7) 3.1 (2.3 – 4.0) 0.000

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Deribew et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:408   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-408

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