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Table 2 Chronic health conditions in HUI2/HUI3 scores

From: Validation and application of health utilities index in Chinese subjects with down syndrome

  HUI2 HUI3
  Two-samplet-test Multiple regression Two-samplet-test Multiple regression
  Mean (SD) p p Mean (SD) p p
Physical conditions
Endocrine problems   0.17 -   0.02* 0.20
No 0.74 (0.15)    0.59 (0.26)   
Yes 0.69 (0.15)    0.42 (0.28)   
Developmental-behavioural conditions
Behavioural problems   <0.01* 0.04*   0.02* 0.28
No 0.75 (0.14)    0.58 (0.27)   
Yes 0.64 (0.16)    0.42 (0.26)   
Speech problems   0.01* 0.47   <0.01* 0.50
No 0.77 (0.15)    0.65 (0.26)   
Yes 0.69 (0.14)    0.47 (0.26)   
Learning problems   0.04* 0.94   0.01* 0.54
No 0.76 (0.17)    0.63 (0.26)   
Yes 0.71 (0.13)    0.48 (0.27)   
Hearing problems   <0.01* 0.03*   <0.01* 0.03*
No 0.75 (0.14)    0.59 (0.25)   
Yes 0.64 (0.16)    0.39 (0.28)   
Vision problems   0.03* 0.44   <0.01* 0.35
No 0.76 (0.14)    0.62 (0.24)   
Yes 0.70 (0.16)    0.47 (0.29)   
  1. Base on the death to perfect health scale (0.00 - 1.00).
  2. *p-value < 0.05.