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Table 3 Test for differences in scores on the three domains of the leakage tool

From: The ostomy leak impact tool: development and validation of a new patient-reported tool to measure the burden of leakage in ostomy device users

  N Mean t p-value
In the last 7 days, have you experienced leakage?
 Emotional impact Yes 159 58.4 −7.831 < 0.001
No 181 77.6   
 Usual and social activities Yes 159 83.9 −4.077 < 0.001
No 181 91.7   
 Coping and control Yes 159 62.4 −3.234 0.001
No 181 71.3   
  1. Contrasting patients who have or have not experienced leakage in the last 7 days