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Table 1 EORTC QLQ-C30 Health related quality of life scores

From: Can cancer patients assess the influence of pain on functions? A randomised, controlled study of the pain interference items in the Brief Pain Inventory

  Day 1 Mean value (SD) Day 4 Mean value (SD) p-value (2 tailed paired samples test)
Functional scores    
Cognitive function 91,0 (14,6) 87,2 (21,0) 0,04
Emotional function 77,4 (23,4) 75,6 (25,2) 0,23
Physical function 61,4 (28,3) 59,6 (28,0) 0,42
Role function 49,0 (41,0) 43,8 (39,1) 0,18
Social function 41,0 (36,5) 42,4 (36,5) 0,63
Symptom scores    
Nausea and vomiting 10,8 (22,1) 9,0 (15,4) 0,53
Pain 38,9 (37,9) 41,7 (33,0) 0,39
Appetite 29,7 (38,6) 24,6 (35,4) 0,28
Constipation 25,7 (35,9) 27,1 (37,4) 0,69
Dyspnea 32,6 (38,6) 29,2 (36,1) 0,28
Fatigue 38,9 (29,8) 44,2 (28,9) 0,03
Sleep 19,9 (29,2) 29,1 (31,6) 0,04
Financial 4,9 (13,7) 4,2 (13,1) 0,74
Quality of life 56,0 (27,5) 53,1 (27,4) 0,35