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Table 3 Scores in health-related quality of life domains, by the use of hormonal methods or not

From: Health-related quality of life in undergraduate women using any contraceptive

Domain Non-hormonal methods Hormonal methods p-value 95% CI
Mean (SD) Mean (SD)   Upper Lower
Sociala 15.25 (4.92) 16.03 (4.77) 0.020 −1.44 −0.12
Menstrualb 10.93 (3.70) 12.12 (3.87) 0.000 −1.69 −0.68
breastc 7.00 (3.45) 7.52 (3.40) 0.027 −0.99 −0.06
Psychologicalb 11.85 (3.77) 12.23 (3.72) 0.135 −0.89 −0.12
Sexualc 8.42 (2.77) 9.46 (2.61) 0.000 −1.40 −0.67
  1. a25 points maximum in scale; b20 points maximum in scale, c15 points maximum in scale