Table 1

EORTC QLQ-C30 Health related quality of life scores

Day 1 Mean value (SD)

Day 4 Mean value (SD)

p-value (2 tailed paired samples test)


Functional scores

Cognitive function

91,0 (14,6)

87,2 (21,0)

0,04

Emotional function

77,4 (23,4)

75,6 (25,2)

0,23

Physical function

61,4 (28,3)

59,6 (28,0)

0,42

Role function

49,0 (41,0)

43,8 (39,1)

0,18

Social function

41,0 (36,5)

42,4 (36,5)

0,63

Symptom scores

Nausea and vomiting

10,8 (22,1)

9,0 (15,4)

0,53

Pain

38,9 (37,9)

41,7 (33,0)

0,39

Appetite

29,7 (38,6)

24,6 (35,4)

0,28

Constipation

25,7 (35,9)

27,1 (37,4)

0,69

Dyspnea

32,6 (38,6)

29,2 (36,1)

0,28

Fatigue

38,9 (29,8)

44,2 (28,9)

0,03

Sleep

19,9 (29,2)

29,1 (31,6)

0,04

Financial

4,9 (13,7)

4,2 (13,1)

0,74

Quality of life

56,0 (27,5)

53,1 (27,4)

0,35


Stenseth et al. BMC Palliative Care 2007 6:2   doi:10.1186/1472-684X-6-2

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