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Table 8 QoLISSY child self-reported scales scores: means, standard deviations and differences in by growth hormone treatment status

From: Assessing the quality of life of health-referred children and adolescents with short stature: development and psychometric testing of the QoLISSY instrument

Treatment status
  Treated Untreated t df p
M SD M SD
Physical 80.15 19.60 66.42 24.01 5.09 266 <.001
Social 80.14 20.63 64.82 22.76 5.74 266 <.001
Emotional 78.20 22.11 66.47 24.33 4.14 266 <.001
Coping 54.17 23.94 57.16 20.52 −1.07 255 .286
Beliefs 71.96 28.86 65.99 28.06 1.71 264 .089
QoLISSY total score 79.49 18.95 65.90 21.77 5.42 266 <.001
  1. M: mean; SD: standard deviation; t: t-value; df: degrees of freedom.
  2. QoLISSY total score is sum of Physical, Social and Emotional domains.