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Table 1 Demographic and clinical characteristics (N = 121)

From: An instrument for measuring health-related quality of life in patients with Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT): development and validation of Deep Venous Thrombosis Quality of Life (DVTQOL) questionnaire

Variables
Age: Mean (SD) 61.2 (14.0)  
   n %
Gender: Male 61 50.4
Smoker: Yes 24 19.8
Alcohol: Never 9 7.4
  Occasionally 109 90.1
  Daily 3 2.5
  No symptoms 78 64.5
Clinical signs and symptoms: Mild 24 19.8
  Moderate 18 14.9
  Severe 1 0.8
Marital status: Married 77 63.6
Education: High school 70 57.9
  University 52 43.0
Employment: Full time 32 26.4
  Part time 8 6.6
  Retired and Unemployed 81 67.0
Sick leave during last 3 months Yes 23 19.0
  SF-36 DVT* Norm
Physical function PF 67.3 87.9
Role physical RP 68.0 83.2
Bodily pain BP 71.6 74.8
General health GH 62.9 75.8
Vitality VT 63.7 68.8
Social function SF 87.6 88.6
Role emotional RE 73.8 85.7
  1. * Deep Venous Thrombosis † Swedish normative values for the general population (n = 8930)