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Table 3 Informational needs and concerns

From: Is quality of life measurement likely to be a proxy for health needs assessment in patients with coronary artery disease?

   SAQ Phys SAQ AS SAQ AF SAQ TS SAQ QOL SF12 PCS SF12 MCS
Information Condition .27 .21 .15 .40** .19 .19 .14
  Current treatment .17 .22 -.05 .19 .27 .03 .16
  Long term plan of treatment .05 .14 -.03 .18 .25 .01 .04
  Coping after discharge .25 .19 .07 .16 .23 .09 .11
  Rehabilitation .15 .09 .17 .27 .16 .09 .20
  Nutritional and diet -.04 .11 .15 -.10 -.04 -.13 -.05
  Daily Activities .02 .07 .14 .03 .07 -.04 .00
Concerns Any fear about illness? -.21 -.21 -.28 -.24 -.34* -.28 -.16
  Thinking about concerns .25 .23 .31 .27 .47** .28 .12
  Seek help for concerns .08 .16 .17 .24 .14 .17 .20
  1. Spearman rho is calculated as correlation coefficient. * indicates significance level (P value) < 0.05, ** < 0.01.