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Table 4 Comparison of VAS scores of medical students (N = 161) and the general population (N = 339) for 10 hypothetical health states

From: How do medical students value health on the EQ-5D? Evaluation of hypothetical health states compared to the general population

   medical students general population1  
   Mrank SD Mrank SD t (df = 498)
very mild 21111 0.815 1 0.108 0.82 1 0.13 -0.45
  11112 0.810 2 0.129 0.80 2 0.14 0.79
mild 12121 0.695 3 0.145 0.67 3 0.17 1.7°
  11113 0.571 4 0.181 0.51 5 0.25 3.10**
moderate 12222 0.549 5 0.151 0.54 4 0.18 0.58
  21232 0.384 6 0.165 0.37 6 0.20 0.83
  21323 0.354 7 0.145 0.30 7 0.16 3.76**
severe 22323 0.273 8 0.139 0.25 8 0.16 1.65
  32223 0.157 9 0.106 0.16 9 0.11 -0.29
  32232 0.156 10 0.109 0.13 10 0.09 2.63**
  1. 1[12]
  2. ** p < .01
  3. °p < .10