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Table 2 SF-12 health survey scale means for patients with active TB infected with HIV and without HIV

From: Quality of life among tuberculosis (TB), TB retreatment and/or TB-HIV co-infected primary public health care patients in three districts in South Africa

SF-12 Subscales TB-HIV infection TB without HIV P-value Total sample
  M (SD) M (SD)   M (SD)
General health (GH) 35.5 (12.6) 42.6 (13.4) 0.000 38.5 (13.4)
Bodily Pain (BP) 38.5 (11.8) 40.2 (11.8) 0.000 39.2 (11.9)
Physical Function (PF) 40.5 (11.2) 41.4 (10.7) 0.027 40.9 (11.1)
Physical Role (RP) 40.9 (9.2) 39.8 (9.6) 0.000 40.5 (9.4)
Social Function (SF) 41.0 (11.7) 39.3 (13.0) 0.000 40.5 (12.2)
Mental Health (MH) 43.1 (9.5) 40.6 (10.5) 0.000 42.2 (10.0)
Energy and Fatigue (Vitality) (VT) 49.8 (10.7) 46.3 (11.3) 0.000 48.3 (11.1)
Emotional role (RE) 37.6 (11.1) 36.3 (12.1) 0.000 37.3 (11.5)
SF-12     
Physical Health (PCS) 39.6 (9.2) 42.5 (8.4) 0.000 40.7 (9.1)
Mental Health (MCS) 43.7 (9.7) 40.4 (11.4) 0.000 42.5 (10.5)