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Table 4 Predictors of Health-related Quality of Life change from baseline to the 3-month follow-up

From: Patient’s early satisfaction with care: a predictor of health-related quality of life change among outpatients with substance dependence

Patients characteristics∆* SF-12 PCS N = 118∆* SF-12 MCS N = 123
 Bivariate analysisMultivariate analysis
R2 = 0.47
Bivariate analysisMultivariate analysis
R2 = 0.40
 β/MeanP-valueβ/MeanP-valueβ/MeanP-valueβ/MeanP-value
Age (years)−0.020.84  0.080.47  
Gender 0.70   0.89  
 Male3.0   7.3   
 Female2.2   6.9   
Educational level 0.15   0.69  
 Primary school7.2   4.6   
 Secondary school2.1   7.5   
 High school/university3.3   8.0   
Marital status 0.01 0.005 0.47  
 Never married5.6 5.50.0015.6   
 Married/live with a partner2.8 4.00.028.3   
 Separated/divorced/widowed−1.1 0.0 8.6   
Occupational status 0.4   0.78  
 Unemployed2.3   7.5   
 Employed3.7   6.8   
Type of dependence 0.17   0.38  
 Alcohol dependence1.4   8.4   
 Opioid dependence3.7   6.5   
Duration of addiction (years)0.040.61  −0.090.37  
Origin of the care request 0.03 0.014 0.84  
 Patient3.3 0.0 7.0   
 Health practitioner3.7 2.10.28.5   
 Justice−4.9 −5.90.026.4   
Comorbid axis I diagnosis 1.0   0.09 0.26
 Yes2.8   8.7 0.0 
 No2.8   4.9 2.0 
Medication initiated during the 3-month follow-up0.81   0.10  
 Yes3.0   4.9   
 No2.9   8.6   
Change in substance use behavior at 3 months 0.79   0.98  
 Yes2.7   7.2   
 No3.2   7.1   
Self-reported health status at baseline
 HADS depression subscale 0.05 0.77 0.02 0.14
 HADS depression subscale score < 80.9 0.0 4.6 0.0 
 HADS depression subscale score ≥ 84.0 −0.4 9.7 −3.0 
 HADS anxiety subscale 0.14   0.65  
 HADS anxiety subscale score < 81.0   6.8   
 HADS anxiety subscale score ≥ 83.5   7.9   
 SF-12 PCS−0.62< 0.0001−0.6< 0.0001    
 SF-12 MCS    −0.67< 0.0001−0.7< 0.0001
EQS-C overall satisfaction score0.00.95  0.170.010.10.02
  1. Abbreviations: SF-12 Short-Form 12, PCS Physical Component Summary, MCS Mental health Component Summary, HADS Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale, EQS-C Quality of Care Scale in outpatient consultation; *∆ HRQoL = 3-month HRQoL-baseline HRQoL