Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 2 Mean (sd) of SF-36 Domain Ratings for Total Sample and Persons with and without Diabetes

From: Health related quality of life in older Mexican Americans with diabetes: A cross-sectional study

  Total No Diabetes Diabetes  
Domain Mean (sd) Mean (sd) Mean (sd) p-value*
PF 60.80 (33.26) 65.16 (32.92) 51.12 (32.02) <.001
RP 67.30 (42.71) 71.76 (40.88) 57.42 (45.04) <.001
BP 69.39 (25.80) 71.34 (25.52) 65.09 (25.97) .005
GH 60.31 (21.96) 62.75 (21.70) 54.92 (21.61) <.001
VT 65.07 (20.20) 66.56 (20.14) 61.78 (20.01) .006
SF 81.56 (23.85) 83.18 (22.72) 77.99 (25.88) .017
RE 81.22 (35.64) 82.75 (34.57) 77.81 (37.80) .125
MH 80.82 (16.58) 81.01 (16.68) 80.40 (16.40) .673
PCS 41.32 (12.62) 43.04 (12.22) 37.50 (12.69) <.001
MCS 55.08 (8.53) 54.94 (8.15) 55.39 (9.32) .566
  1. PF = physical functioning, RP = role limitations due to physical functioning, BP = bodily pain, GH = general health, VT = vitality, SF = social functioning, RE = role limitations due to emotional problems, MH = mental health, PCS = standardized physical composite scale, MCS = standardized mental composite scale.
  2. *p-values represent unadjusted (independent t-test) differences.