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Table 4 Distribution of Short Form-36 and Hepatitis B Quality of Life subscale scores of patients with hepatitis B by disease status at study entry

From: Quality of life and related factors among chronic hepatitis B-infected patients: a multi-center study, Turkey

  Group-1 (n = 1529) Group-2 (n = 1721) Group-3 (n = 1007) p value All patients (n = 4257)
SF-36
 Physical functioning 90 (70;100) 85 (60;100) 90 (65;100) <0,001 ┼, ╪,0,203§ 90 (65;100)
 Role physical, 100 (50;100) 100 (25;100) 100 (25;100) <0,001 ┼, ╪,0,721§ 100 (50;100)
 Role emotional 100 (33,3;100) 100 (33,3;100) 100 (33,3;100) 0,001 ,0,004 , 0,859§ 100 (33,3;100)
 Vitality 50 (45;70) 55 (45;70) 55 (40;70) 0,060,0,167,0,819§ 55 (40;70)
 Mental health 72 (52;84) 68 (52;80) 68 (52;80) 0,005 ,<0,001 , 0,016 § 68 (52;84)
 Social functioning 87,5 (62,5;100) 87,5 (62,5;100) 87,5 (50;100) 0,012 ,<0,001 ,0,006 § 87,5 (62,5;100)
 Bodily pain 100 (67,5;100) 90 (67,5;100) 90 (65;100) 0,185, <0,001 ,0,013 § 90 (67,5;100)
 General health 65 (45;75) 60 (45;70) 60 (45;75) <0,001 ┼, ╪,0,775§ 60 (45;75)
 Physical component score 79 (58,5;86) 74 (54,5;84) 74 (54;85) <0,001 ┼, ╪,0,644§ 75,5 (55,5;85)
 Mental component score 74 (52,4;81,8) 69,4 (50;80) 67,8 (49;80,8) <0,001 ┼,╪,0,511§ 70,6 (50,3;80,8)
HBQOL
 Psychological Well-Being 90 (67,5;97,5) 85 (70;95) 82,5 (65;95) 0,019 ,<0,001 ,0,090§ 85 (67,5;95)
 Anticipation anxiety 80 (56,7;93,3) 76,6 (53,3;90) 70 (50;90) 0,008 , <0,001 , 0,001 § 76,6 (53,3;93,3)
 Vitality 80 (64;88) 76 (64;88) 76 (60;88) <0,001 ,0,001 ,0,758§ 80 (64;88)
 Stigma 93,3 (73,3;100) 90 (73,3;100) 90 (70;100) 0,056, 0,001 ,0,071§ 90 (73,3;100)
 Vulnerability 80 (60;93,3) 80 (60;93,3) 73,3 (53,3;93,3) <0,001 ┼,╪,0,300§ 80 (60;93,3)
 Total score 85 (67,1;93,6) 80,7 (66,4;91,4) 79,3 (63,9;90,7) <0,001 ┼,╪,0,024 § 81,4 (65,7;92,1)
  1. SF-36 Short Form-36, HBQOL Hepatitis B Quality of Life, Median (25 %, 75 %) are presented, Bonferroni correction was used, significant difference was obtained in comparing group 1 and 2, significant difference was observed between group 1 and 3, §significant difference was observed between group 2 and 3, bold data reflected a statistical significance