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Table 2 Comparison between quality of life scores before and after sublingual immunotherapy with house dust mites extract assessed by RQLQ

From: Quality of life improvement after a three-year course of sublingual immunotherapy in patients with house dust mite and grass pollen induced allergic rhinitis: results from real-life

Domains mean (SD) Difference P
1. Activities before 3.52 (1.41) 2.84 < 0,001
after 0.68 (0.93)
2. Sleep before 2.48 (1.8) 2.17 < 0,001
after 0.31 (0.58)
3. General problems before 1.79 (1.55) 1.3 < 0.001
after 0.49 (0.77)
4. Practical problems before 3.57 (1.68) 2.89 < 0.001
after 0.68 (1.01)
5. Nasal symptoms before 3.91 (1.66) 3.17 < 0.001
after 0.74 (0.99)
6. Eye symptoms before 2.92 (2.01) 2.53 < 0.001
after 0.39 (0.74)
7. Emotions before 3.03 (1.43) 2.65 < 0.001
after 0.38 (0.69)
Overall QoL before 2.95 (1.32) 2.19 <0.001
after 0.76 (0.55)