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Table 3 The values elicited with standard gamble and rating scale methods

From: Quality of life and health-related utility after trans-oral surgery for head and neck cancers

   Standard Gamble (UCs) Rating Scale
ID Scenario Mean sd Max Min median q1 q3 Mean sd Max Min median q1 q3
1 TLM/TORS intervention (first month) 0.902 0.203 1.000 0.245 1.000 0.968 1.000 0.546 0.200 1.000 0.100 0.510 0.395 0.725
2 Re-intervention 0.872 0.249 1.000 0.075 1.000 0.919 1.000 0.441 0.192 0.790 0.070 0.400 0.290 0.568
3 RT after intervention 0.850 0.275 1.000 0.040 1.000 0.880 1.000 0.448 0.193 0.840 0.050 0.400 0.300 0.630
4 CRT after intervention 0.794 0.317 1.000 0.030 1.000 0.548 1.000 0.334 0.172 0.650 0.030 0.300 0.200 0.500
5 Tracheotomy long duration 0.852 0.271 1.000 0.020 1.000 0.895 1.000 0.406 0.189 0.800 0.080 0.400 0.255 0.500
6 Gastrostomy 0.916 0.209 1.000 0.095 1.000 0.990 1.000 0.501 0.214 0.900 0.070 0.550 0.350 0.665
7 Pharyngo-cutaneous fistula 0.932 0.194 1.000 0.025 1.000 1.000 1.000 0.496 0.205 0.850 0.100 0.500 0.345 0.680
8 Hospital re-admission for febrile neutropenia 0.954 0.140 1.000 0.330 1.000 1.000 1.000 0.449 0.211 0.840 0.080 0.460 0.275 0.615
9 Esopharyngeal stenosis 0.826 0.284 1.000 0.000 0.975 0.833 1.000 0.322 0.180 0.790 0.000 0.300 0.185 0.420
10 Osteo-radio-necrosis 0.791 0.302 1.000 0.005 0.915 0.758 1.000 0.274 0.164 0.620 0.050 0.250 0.125 0.400
11 post-operative hemorrhages 0.910 0.203 1.000 0.120 1.000 0.970 1.000 0.542 0.204 0.950 0.120 0.500 0.395 0.680
12 remission after TORS/TLM 0.980 0.099 1.000 0.340 1.000 1.000 1.000 0.763 0.177 1.000 0.290 0.800 0.695 0.900
13 Remission after TORS/TLM + adjuvant 0.957 0.151 1.000 0.125 1.000 1.000 1.000 0.620 0.174 0.920 0.200 0.650 0.500 0.700
14 Local recurrence (intervention needed) 0.755 0.316 1.000 0.005 0.900 0.525 1.000 0.250 0.149 0.650 0.000 0.240 0.150 0.350
15 Local recurrence (RT or CRT needed) 0.771 0.302 1.000 0.005 0.935 0.598 1.000 0.264 0.134 0.620 0.000 0.250 0.160 0.355
16 Regional recurrence 0.859 0.283 1.000 0.005 1.000 0.878 1.000 0.378 0.188 0.790 0.030 0.350 0.250 0.500
17 Distant recurrence 0.307 0.350 1.000 0.000 0.100 0.015 0.513 0.108 0.109 0.500 0.000 0.100 0.040 0.130
18 Palliative care 0.213 0.336 1.000 0.000 0.010 0.005 0.320 0.072 0.086 0.400 0.000 0.050 0.015 0.090