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Table 2 Health-related quality of life by gender

From: Gender differences in health-related quality of life of adolescents with cystic fibrosis

Domain Mean (SD) Median Interquartile range (IQR)  
Females     
Global Health* 65 (23) 60 60 85
Physical Functioning* 86 (17) 92.6 81.5 100
Bodily Pain 67 (24) 70 50 80
Behavior* 79 (15) 83.6 72 88
Mental Health* 70 (19) 76.6 61.7 85.2
Self-esteem* 77 (16) 78.6 66.1 89.3
General Health Perception* 49 (20) 49.8 34.6 63.3
Family Cohesion* 74 (23) 85 60 85
Family Activities* 71 (21) 75 50 87.5
Role/social Emotional 86 (18) 100 77.8 100
Role/social Physical 92 (18) 100 66.7 100
Role/social Behavioral 87 (20) 100 100 100
Change in Health 3.6 (1.2) 4.0 3.0 5.0
Males     
Global Health* 79 (24) 85 60 100
Physical Functioning* 91 (14) 100 87.0 100
Bodily Pain 71 (22) 80 60 80
Behavior* 84 (11) 87.1 78.5 92.2
Mental Health* 80 (13) 82.8 70.3 90.3
Self-esteem* 82 (18) 87.5 67.9 96.4
General Health Perception* 62 (21) 61.3 48.3 77.9
Family Cohesion* 81 (16) 85 60 92.5
Family Activities* 80 (21) 83.3 70.8 95.8
Role/social Emotional 90 (20) 100 88.9 100
Role/social Physical 90 (21) 100 88.9 100
Role/social Behavioral 91 (19) 100 94.4 100
Change in Health 3.7 (1.0) 4 3 5
  1. *P value < 0.05 in univariate analysis comparing males and females