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Table 1 PedsQL™ Present Functioning Visual Analogue Scales Descriptives (N = 70)

From: The PedsQL™ Present Functioning Visual Analogue Scales: preliminary reliability and validity

  Ages 5–7 (n = 18) Ages 8–12 (n = 31) Ages 13–17 (n = 21)
PedsQL™ Items Patient Self-Report Parent Proxy-Report Patient Self-Report Parent Proxy-Report Patient Self-Report Parent Proxy-Report
  Mean SD Mean SD Mean SD Mean SD Mean SD Mean SD
Time 1 Scores             
Total Score 25.60 19.04 29.92 18.28 28.17 20.70 38.88 22.10 28.87 19.54 35.99 20.89
Emotional Distress Summary Score 21.60 23.82 23.76 16.90 19.31 19.48 33.77 21.73 20.86 19.67 31.37 21.55
Anxiety VAS 25.00 36.10 23.61 26.83 17.26 22.94 30.48 24.54 25.57 28.02 30.71 29.25
Sadness VAS 22.78 35.45 17.83 24.04 17.58 24.22 38.39 34.67 15.00 17.39 30.48 27.15
Anger VAS 2.22 4.92 7.22 11.40 9.42 16.59 15.23 20.22 6.90 13.82 20.95 24.52
Worry VAS 36.39 41.33 46.39 26.33 32.97 36.52 50.97 29.62 35.95 34.77 43.33 32.07
Fatigue VAS 38.89 41.50 39.17 35.16 54.19 35.59 55.32 33.96 46.90 35.93 44.52 32.94
Pain VAS 28.33 34.13 45.28 34.75 37.58 35.91 42.90 34.27 42.86 30.72 45.95 31.37
Time 2 Scores             
Total Score 20.65 22.21 20.62 23.78 23.02 21.58 31.48 21.81 24.56 14.68 29.29 16.15
Emotional Distress Summary Score 17.43 21.02 17.32 22.91 17.84 20.34 25.60 22.73 17.38 16.77 23.10 15.51
Anxiety VAS 13.89 26.04 18.06 28.03 15.78 24.59 23.71 25.92 17.62 22.67 23.47 23.46
Sadness VAS 22.78 33.96 20.83 33.62 14.68 25.91 22.10 28.04 15.00 18.44 19.52 17.60
Anger VAS 3.06 3.89 6.11 10.23 10.32 21.68 20.48 28.59 5.48 6.87 15.71 22.21
Worry VAS 30.00 39.78 24.28 28.03 30.48 34.98 36.13 29.12 31.43 28.95 33.57 27.21
Fatigue VAS 27.78 35.45 26.94 32.36 35.16 32.42 47.58 36.67 42.62 28.18 43.57 25.65
Pain VAS 26.39 37.57 27.50 37.54 31.61 32.54 38.87 32.63 35.24 25.37 39.76 23.21
  1. Note: 0–100 VAS scores; higher values = higher symptom levels.