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Table 7 Pairwise spearman correlations between PEmb-QoL dimensions/summary score and baseline characteristics *

From: Quality of life after pulmonary embolism: validation of the French version of the PEmb-QoL questionnaire

  Age Female gender Obesity Cancer Cardiopulmonary comorbidity
Frequency of complaints −0.05 0.07 0.21† −0.15 0.03
ADL limitations 0.32† −0.08 0.18 −0.07 0.12
Work-related problems 0.18 −0.16 −0.02 −0.05 0.17
Social limitations 0.02 0.01 0.21† −0.12 0.11
Intensity of complaints −0.01 −0.06 0.14 −0.16 0.10
Emotional complaints −0.10 −0.07 0.13 −0.18 0.13
Overall PEmb-QoL summary score 0.12 −0.07 0.16 −0.15 0.12
  1. Abbreviations: ADL = Activities of daily living.
  2. *Numbers represent Spearman correlation coefficients (r).
  3. Correlation with statistical significance (P <0.05).
  4. Any cardiac disease with systolic or diastolic ventricular dysfunction or any obstructive or restrictive pulmonary disease.