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Table 3 Percentage of age-grouped individuals with problems in the different EQ-5D dimensions

From: Preference-based Health status in a German outpatient cohort with multiple sclerosis

  Mobility Self-care Usual activities Pain Anxiety/depression
  Tot. M F Tot. M F Tot. M F Tot. M F Tot. M F
Gen. Pop. 1[%] 15.9 14.9 16.8 2.8 2.2 3.4 9.9 8.9 10.7 27.6 24.9 30.0 4-3 3.6 4.9
MS 2[%] 60.4 55.6 62.6 19.4 22.2 18.2 65.3 62.2 66.7 69.4 62.2 72.7 56.3 44.4 61.6
  UV OR [CI] MV OR [CI] UV OR [CI] MV OR [CI] UV OR [CI] MV OR [CI] UV OR [CI] MV OR [CI] UV OR [CI] MV OR [CI]
RRMS§ .077** [.026;.232] n.s. .07** [.04;.25] n.s. .10** [.03;.31] n.s. n.s. n.s. n.s. 17.92* [1.50;214.83]
SPMS 8.92** [2.96;26.87] n.s. 8.14** [3.29;20.15] n.s. 9.72** [2.82;33.57] n.s. n.s. n.s. n.s. 22.83* [1.94;269.30]
Age 1.11** [1.07;1.15] n.s. 1.11** [1.06;1.16] n.s. 1.10** [1.03;1.10] n.s. n.s. n.s. n.s. n.s.
Gender n.s. n.s. n.s. n.s. .82** [.40;1.72] n.s. n.s. n.s. n.s. n.s.
Disease Duration 1.16** [1.08;1.25] n.s. 1.14** [1.07;1.21] n.s. 1.13* [1.05;1.21] n.s. n.s. n.s. n.s. n.s.
EDSS Score 3.19** [2.20;4.61] 2.86** [1.95;4.18] 4.01** [2.37;6.81] 4.10** [2.36;7.12] 1.94** [1.50;2.50] 1.61* [1.21;2.13] n.s. n.s. n.s. n.s.
MSFC z-score § .19** [.09;.37] n.s. .08** [.03;.23] n.s. .31** [.17;.58] n.s. n.s. n.s. n.s. n.s.
BDI Score n.s. n.s. n.s. n.s. 1.10** [1.05;1.15] n.s. 1.14** [1.07;1.21] n.s. 1.19** [1.12;1.28] 1.13* [1.04;1.24]
M-FIS Score 1.05** [1.03;1.08] n.s. 1.04* [1.02;1.07] n.s. 1.08** [1.05;1.10] n.s. 1.08** [1.05;1.11] 1.08** [1.05;1.12] 1.06 ** [1.04;1.09] n.s.
FAMS Score§ .97** [.96;.99] n.s. .98* [.96;.99] n.s. .96** [.94;.97] .96** [.95;.98] .96** [.95;.98] n.s. .96** [.95;.98] .97* [.05;.99]
  1. 1,2Percentage of people having problems in the EQ-5D subdimensions: comparison between data concerning the general population [26] and the specific MS population in our study, §protecting factors, **(p < .001); *(p < .05), n.s. not significant (p > .05).
  2. RRMS Relapsing-Remitting MS; SPMS Secondary Progressive MS; EDSS Extended Disability Symptom Scale, MSFC Multiple Sclerosis Functional Composite; BDI-II Beck Depression Inventory; M-FIS Modified Fatigue Impact Scale; FAMS Functional Assessment of Multiple Sclerosis; Gen. Pop.: General population; Tot.: Total; M: male; F: female.
  3. Uni- and multivariate logistic regression analysis identifying predictors for each EQ-5D subdimension.