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Table 5 Mean utility values of symptomatic HH

From: Quality of life utility values for hereditary haemochromatosis in Australia

Categories of HH HSUV mean SD n 95 % CI Between groupsa
All participants
 Categories 1 & 2 0.80 0.19 83 0.76–0.84 H = 38.79, p < 0.001
 Categories 3 & 4 0.58 0.27 138 0.54–0.63
 All categories 0.66 0.26 221 0.63–0.70
Males
 Categories 1 & 2 0.85 0.11 35 0.82–0.89 H = 25.36, p < 0.001
 Categories 3 & 4 0.59 0.27 57 0.52–0.67
 All categories 0.69 0.26 92 0.64–0.75
Females  
 Categories 1 &2 0.75 0.22 48 0.69–0.82 H = 14.90, p < 0.001
 Categories 3 & 4 0.58 0.27 81 0.52–0.64
 All categories 0.64 0.64 129 0.60–0.69
  1. Note: HSUV refers to health state utility values; SD standard deviation; 95 % CI refers to the 95 % confidence interval
  2. aKruskal Wallis one way analysis of variance was used for this test for significance