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Table 1 Characteristics of patients included in psychometric validation

From: Development and validation of a condition-specific diary to measure severity, bothersomeness and impact on daily activities for patients with acute urinary tract infection in primary care

  Study 1 (all domains) n (%) Study 2 (symptom severity only) n (%)
Age group
 0–24 years 17 (9.8) 20 (9.9)
 25–34 years 29 (16.7) 23 (11.4)
 35–54 years 50 (28.7) 73 (36.1)
 55–69 years 48 (27.6) 50 (24.8)
 70 years or more 30 (17.2) 36 (17.8)
Job status
 Employed 90 (51.7) No data
 Under education 21 (12.1) No data
 Job seeking 7 (4.0) No data
 Retired or otherwise not job seeking 56 (32.2) No data
Confirmed UTI (growth in urine culture)
 Confirmed UTI 133 (76.4) 118 (58.4)
 No UTI 41 (23.6) 84 (41.6)
  1. Numbers in this table refer to the 376 women used to analyze domain S (symptom severity). Domain B (bothersomeenss, n = 175) and D (daily activities, n = 173)) were validated with data from study 1