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Table 3 Result of the EQ-5D-3 L

From: An assessment of quality of life for early phase after adjuvant radiotherapy in breast cancer survivors: a Korean multicenter survey (KROG 14–09)

  Total 1st year group 2nd year group 3rd year group
EQ-5D gradea) 1 2 3 1 2 3 1 2 3 1 2 3
  N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%)
Mobility 1009 (88.6) 127 (11.2) 3 (0.3) 517 (88.8) 64 (11.0) 1 (0.2) 289 (87.8) 38 (11.6) 2 (0.6) 203 (89.0) 25 (11.0) 0
Self-care 1101 (96.7) 33 (2.9) 4 (0.4) 562 (96.6) 19 (3.3) 1 (0.2) 318 (97.0) 7 (2.1) 3 (0.9) 221 (96.9) 7 (3.1) 0
Usual activities 984 (86.4) 153 (13.4) 2 (0.2) 492 (84.5) 89 (15.3) 1 (0.2) 286 (86.9) 43 (13.1) 0 206 (90.4) 21 (9.2) 1 (0.4)
Pain/Discomfort 552 (48.5) 574 (50.4) 12 (1.1) 248 (42.6) 328 (56.4) 6 (1.0) 166 (50.6) 159 (48.5) 3 (0.9) 138 (60.5) 87 (38.2) 3 (1.3)
Anxiety/Depression 655 (57.6) 470 (41.3) 13 (1.1) 324 (55.7) 254 (43.6) 4 (0.7) 189 (57.6) 135 (41.2) 4 (1.2) 142 (62.3) 81 (35.5) 5 (2.2)
p valueb)    <0.001    <0.001    <0.001    <0.001
  1. Abbreviation: EQ-5D 3 L EuroQol group 5-dimensional 3-Likert scale questionairre
  2. a)Grade 1 = No problem, Grade 2 = Some/moderate problem, Grade 3 = Extreme problem
  3. b)Cochran-Mantel-Haenszel analysis