Table 6

Comparison of COOP/WONCA chart scores between the Japanese and Chinese groups, stratified by race, sex, age, and COPD status
Japanese COOP/WONCA chart
Group Age (y) Sex n Physical fitness Feelings Daily activities Social activities Change of health Overall health Pain
Healthy subjects 50-59 Male 90 2.12 ± 0.92 2.21 ± 0.85 1.71 ± 0.84 1.52 ± 0.72 2.97 ± 0.32 2.78 ± 0.58 2.36 ± 0.88
Female 77 2.86 ± 0.96 2.27 ± 0.77 1.70 ± 0.86 1.52 ± 0.58 2.90 ± 038 2.69 ± 0.65 2.68 ± 0.85
60-69 Male 35 2.80 ± 1.05 2.26 ± 1.01 1.77 ± 0.97 1.40 ± 0.74 2.91 ± 0.37 2.51 ± 0.74 1.94 ± 0.80
Female 27 3.07 ± 1.07 1.96 ± 0.85 1.70 ± 0.82 1.30 ± 0.82 2.96 ± 0.365 2.78 ± 0.70 2.33 ± 1.07
70-79 Male 8 3.00 ± 1.20 2.13 ± 0.99 1.75 ± 0.71 1.75 ± 0.71 3.13 ± 0.35 3.13 ± 0.64 2.50 ± 0.53
Female 6 2.17 ± 0.41 2.50 ± 1.52 1.50 ± 0.84 1.33 ± 0.52 3.00 ± 0.00 2.17 ± 0.75 2.50 ± 0.84
Patients with moderate COPD 50-59 Male 3 3.00 ± 0.00 2.00 ± 0.00 1.67 ± 1.15 1.00 ± 0.00 3.00 ± 0.00 3.00 ± 1.00 2.67 ± 0.58
Female 4 2.50 ± 0.58 2.50 ± 1.29 1.50 ± 1.00 2.25 ± 1.50 3.25 ± 0.50 2.75 ± 1.26 3.25 ± 0.50
60-69 Male 21 2.57 ± 0.93 1.76 ± 0.94 1.71 ± 1.01 1.38 ± 0.86 2.95 ± 0.50 2.81 ± 0.87 2.24 ± 1.00
Female 15 2.93 ± 1.39 2.13 ± 0.92 1.87 ± 1.13 1.47 ± 1.13 2.67 ± 0.82 2.47 ± 0.83 2.40 ± 1.18
70-79 Male 29 3.21 ± 1.50 1.83 ± 0.85 1.93 ± 1.03 1.17 ± 0.47 2.86 ± 0.83 2.76 ± 0.91 2.41 ± 1.24
Female 17 2.82 ± 1.47 1.94 ± 0.90 1.41 ± 0.71 1.12 ± 0.33 2.00 ± 1.00 2.24 ± 0.83 2.82 ± 1.13
Patients with severe COPD 50-59 Male 1 3.00 3.00 2.00 3.00 3.00 3.00 4.00
Female 0 - - - - - - -
60-69 Male 8 3.38 ± 1.30 1.13 ± 0.35* 1.63 ± 1.19 1.00 ± 0.00 2.50 ± 0.93 2.63 ± 0.92 2.00 ± 1.20
Female 3 3.00 ± 1.00 2.33 ± 1.15 2.00 ± 1.00 1.33 ± 0.58 3.33 ± 0.58 3.33 ± 0.58 3.00 ± 1.00
70-79 Male 23 3.70 ± 1.36 1.87 ± 0.97 1.91 ± 1.12 1.30 ± 0.63 2.87 ± 0.76 2.83 ± 0.65 2.00 ± 1.04
Female 3 3.33 ± 1.53 1.00 ± 0.00 1.33 ± 0.58 1.00 ± 0.00 2.33 ± 1.15 2.67 ± 0.58 1.67 ± 1.15
Chinese COOP/WONCA chart
Group Age (y) Sex n Physical fitness Feelings Daily activities Social activities Change of health Overall health Pain
Healthy subjects 50-59 Male 14 2.07 ± 1.27 1.21 ± 0.85 1.07 ± 0.27 1.00 ± 0.00 2.93 ± 0.27 2.43 ± 0.94 1.79 ± 1.12
Female 51 2.51 ± 0.18 1.31 ± 0.47 1.20 ± 0.49 1.14 ± 0.53 3.02 ± 0.14 2.65 ± 1.00 1.78 ± 1.06
60-69 Male 32 2.03 ± 1.12# 1.31 ± 0.69 1.13 ± 0.42 1.09 ± 0.39 2.94 ± 0.50 2.38 ± 0.91 1.41 ± 0.76
Female 32 3.00 ± 1.37 1.44 ± 0.50 1.31 ± 0.64 1.19 ± 0.40 3.00 ± 0.51 2.88 ± 1.13 1.97 ± 1.06
70-79 Male 32 3.03 ± 1.12 1.16 ± 0.45 1.03 ± 0.18 1.06 ± 0.25 2.94 ± 0.44 2.88 ± 0.83 1.59 ± 0.84#
Female 38 3.74 ± 1.20 1.24 ± 0.43 1.13 ± 0.34 1.13 ± 0.34 3.05 ± 0.46 3.32 ±0.99 2.39 ±1.10
Patients with moderate COPD 50-59 Male 16 3.56 ± 0.81** 1.75 ± 0.86 2.19 ± 0.91 1.62 ± 0.72 2.56 ± 1.09 3.50 ± 0.63* 1.94 ± 0.93
Female 18 3.44 ± 0.31 2.00 ± 0.97** 2.33 ± 0.84** 1.83 ± 0.71** 2.61 ± 0.98 3.44 ± 0.92 2.50 ± 1.04
60-69 Male 21 3.52 ± 0.87** 1.90 ± 0.83 1.67 ± 0.66 1.76 ± 0.83 2.71 ± 1.10 3.19 ± 1.08* 2.33 ± 0.91*
Female 17 3.41 ± 0.62 2.35 ± 0.49** 2.29 ± 0.69** 2.24 ± 0.66 3.18 ± 0.95 3.35± 0.61 2.35 ± 0.70
70-79 Male 21 3.71 ± 0.78 2.14 ± 0.73** 2.24 ± 0.89** 2.00 ± 0.89* 3.19 ± 1.40 3.57± 0.75 2.10 ± 1.04
Female 9 3.44 ± 0.88 2.33 ± 1.00** 2.33 ± 1.00** 2.22 ± 0.83** 2.78 ± 1.39 3.44± 0.73 2.78 ± 0.83
Patients with severe COPD 50-59 Male 16 4.06 ± 1.12** 2.13 ± 1.09 2.69 ± 1.25* 2.44 ± 1.36** 3.25 ± 1.00 3.56 ± 0.96* 2.50 ± 1.21
Female 4 4.25 ± 0.65 3.25 ± 0.50** 4.00 ± 0.00** 4.00 ± 0.00** 4.00 ± 0.00** 4.00 ± 0.00 3.75 ± 0.50*
60-69 Male 29 4.00 ± 1.10** 2.41 ± 1.12** 2.90 ±1.21** 2.79 ± 1.18** 3.14 ± 1.16 3.90 ± 0.77** 3.03 ± 1.12**
Female 9 4.33 ± 0.71* 2.67 ± 1.32** 3.00 ± 1.41** 1.89 ± 1.05** 3.67 ± 0.71 4.22 ± 0.44** 3.22 ± 1.20*
70-79 Male 27 4.26 ± 0.94** 2.52 ± 1.25** 3.19 ± 1.14** 2.78 ± 1.34** 3.30 ± 1.38 4.04 ± 0.81** 2.78 ± 1.09**#
Female 14 4.50 ± 0.52 3.14 ± 1.10** 3.93 ± 1.14** 3.36 ± 1.35** 3.64 ± 1.01 3.86 ± 0.77 3.86 ± 0.86**

Data are expressed as mean ± SD.

*: P < 0.005, **: P < 0.001 vs. Healthy subjects.

# P < 0.005, Male vs. Female.

Yamaguchi et al.

Yamaguchi et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:754   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-754

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