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Table 2 Patients EQ-5D and FACT-G summary scores, all cancers and lung cancer subgroup

From: Estimation of minimally important differences in EQ-5D utility and VAS scores in cancer

Cancer Group Score Mean SD Median Min Max
All (n = 534) EQ-5D Index US 0.78 0.15 0.81 0.21 1.00
  EQ-5D Index UK 0.72 0.22 0.74 -0.14 1.00
  EQ-5D VAS 68 20 70 0 100
  Fact-G PWB 20 6 21 1 28
  Fact-G SFWB 23 5 24 1 28
  Fact-G EWB 17 3 17 6 24
  Fact-G FWB 16 4 16 4 26
  FACT-G (0 to 108) 79 13 80 36 107
  Total FACT-G (0 to 104) 76 13 77 36 102
Lung (n = 50) EQ-5D Index US 0.74 0.16 0.77 0.31 1.00
  EQ-5D Index UK 0.67 0.22 0.69 0.08 1.00
  EQ-5D VAS 68 18 73 25 95
  Fact-G PWB 20 5 21 1 28
  Fact-G SFWB 23 4 24 12 28
  Fact-G EWB 17 3 18 10 23
  Fact-G FWB 16 4 16 7 24
  FACT-G (0 to 108) 79 12 80 48 100
  Total FACT-G (0 to 104) 76 12 77 45 99
  1. FACT-G – Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy General; VAS – Visual Analog Scale; UK – United Kingdom; US – United States; SD – standard deviation; PWB – physical well-being; FWB – functional well-being; SFWB – social/family well-being/EWB – emotional well-being.