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Table 7 Quality of Life Scale (QOLS) by Pain Extent Subgroup

From: Effects of chronic widespread pain on the health status and quality of life of women after breast cancer surgery

Variable Regional Pain Widespread Pain
Material Comforts 5.0 (1.7) 5.0 (1.6)
Health 4.2 (1.5) 3.2 (1.3)
Relationships with relative 4.8 (1.5) 4.7 (1.2)
Having and rearing children 5.0 (1.3) 5.4 (1.2)
Relationship with spouse or partner 5.5 (1.1) 5.0 (1.9)
Having Close friends 6.0 (0.9) 5.7 (1.4)
Helping Others 5.9 (0.8) 5.3 (1.3)
Civic Activities 5.1 (1.6) 4.8 (1.3)
Intellectual Development 5.7 (1.3) 4.8 (1.1)
Understanding Self 5.4 (0.8) 5.0 (1.3)
Occupational Role 4.9 (1.7) 4.2 (1.4)
Creative expression 5.4 (1.2) 4.2 (1.6)
Socializing 5.4 (1.3) 4.4 (1.6)
Passive recreation 6.2 (0.9) 5.7 (1.4)
Active Recreation 4.7 (1.9) 3.4 (1.1)
Independence 5.9 (1.8) 5.1 (1.1)
QOLS Total Score 85.2 (10.0) 76.0 (15.3)
  1. Numbers are means and standard deviations