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Table 5 Comparing the scale scores of SF36 between the adult CAH participants and adult control participants

From: Health-related quality of life of female patients with congenital adrenal hyperplasia in Malaysia

Variables CAH group
(n = 17)
Control group
(n = 20)
P-value Effect size
r
Median IQR Median IQR
Domains SF-36
 Physical Functioning (PF) 90.0 15.00 90.0 17.50 0.651 0.07
 Role-Physical (RP) 100.0 37.50 100.0 25.00 0.490 0.11
 Bodily Pain (BP) 84.0 32.50 79.0 43.75 0.512 0.11
 General Health (GH) 62.0 27.50 57.0 25.25 0.714 0.06
 Vitality (VT) 70.0 25.00 70.0 28.75 0.759 0.05
 Social Functioning (SF) 87.5 31.25 75.0 25.00 0.147 0.24
 Role-Emotional (RE) 66.7 66.67 100.0 33.30 0.204 0.21
 Mental Health (MH) 80.0 28.00 74.0 16.00 0.691 0.06
 Physical Composite Score (PCS) 49.3 11.42 50.2 6.13 0.604 0.09
 Mental Composite Score (MCS) 47.8 14.11 50.0 10.83 0.927 0.01
  1. The comparison of the Domain/scale scores for SF36 between the adult CAH participants (n = 17) and the adult control participants (n = 20), using Mann Whitney U tests with effect sizes