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Table 2 Comparison of quality of life and depression inventory with morning/evening type in patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea (n = 64)

From: Quality of life, depression and dietary intake in Obstructive Sleep Apnea patients

Analyzed parameters Self-assessment of chronotypeb Mean (SD)¶ p-ANCOVA
Main domains of Quality of Lifea Moderate Evening Intermediate Moderate Morning Definitly Morning
physical health 8.4 (1.3) 12.2 (0.3) 12.9 (0.4) 13.3 (0.9) < 0.02
psychological 12.3 (1.6) 13 (0.3) 13.3 (0.5) 15.6 (1.1) 0.13
Social relationships 11.7 (2) 14.5 (0.4) 14.7 (0.7) 16.9 (1.4) 0.21
Environment 13.3 (1.6) 13.7 (0.3) 14.8 (0.5) 15.4 (1.1) 0.22
Depression inventoryc 16.2 (5.5) 11.7 (1.2) 10.8 (1.8) 5.9 (3.8) 0.24
  1. ¶Data shown as adjusted means (SD) for age and sex
  2. aWHOQOL-BREF, bMorningness-eveningness questionnaire, cBeck’s Depression Inventory