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Table 2 Description of patients HRQL

From: The construct validity of the health utilities index mark 3 in assessing health status in lung transplantation

HRQL
Measures
Pre-transplant
Mean ± SD
Post-transplant
Mean ± SD
Difference between mean scores for post- and -pre-transplant patients
HUI3 vision 0.94 ± 0.12 0.92 ± 0.12 - 0.02
HUI3 hearing 0.94 ± 0.20 0.96 ± 0.17 0.02
HUI3 speech 0.99 ± 0.07 0.97 ± 0.15 0.02
HUI3 ambulation 0.66 ± 0.28 0.89 ± 0.19 0.23*
HUI3 dexterity 0.99 ± 0.02 0.97 ± 0.10 0.02*
HUI3 emotion 0.93 ± 0.10 0.94 ± 0.12 0.01
HUI3 cognition 0.93 ± 0.10 0.94 ± 0.12 0.01
HUI3 pain 0.76 ± 0.26 0.84 ± 0.17 0.08*
HUI3 overall 0.56 ± 0.26 0.69 ± 0.25 0.13*
EQ-5D index 0.71 ± 0.17 0.81 ± 0.15 0.10*
HADS anxiety 6.83 ± 3.44 5.42 ± 3.57 1.41*
HADS depression 5.82 ± 2.84 3.34 ± 3.30 2.48*
  1. * Statistically significant (p < 0.05); †clinically important difference