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Table 2 HRQoL domains and summary scores across treatment phases among the 210 study participant

From: Does health-related quality of life among adults with pulmonary tuberculosis improve across the treatment period? A hospital-based cross sectional study in Mbale Region, Eastern Uganda

HRQoL domains Treatment phases (N = 210)
Pretreatment Intensive Continuation p value
M (SD) M (SD) M (SD)
Bodily pain (BP) 25.4 (23.9) 38.9 (23.1) 55.1 (28.9) <0.001
Physical functioning (PF) 38.3 (27.4) 53.4 (23.3) 77.6 (20.2) <0.001
General health (GH) 24.7 (13.9) 39.1 (11.3) 52.5 (14.3) <0.001
Mental health (MH) 44.2 (18.7) 52.8 (15.8) 61.1 (17.5) <0.001
Role limitations emotional (RE) 35.0 (30.7) 47.8 (24.2) 67.9 (30.3) <0.001
Role limitations physical (RP) 31.2 (30.2) 36.2 (23.3) 63.7 (30.9) <0.001
Social functioning (SF) 36.8 (27.6) 52.6 (20.9) 61.1 (30.2) <0.001
Vitality (VT) 39.3 (15.5) 44.2 (13.4) 52.3 (14.0) <0.001
Health transition (HT) 16.8 (30.0) 43.48 (31.1) 76.76 (22.9) <0.001
HRQoL summary scores
 Physical health score (PCS) 29.9 (19.4) 41.9 (14.2) 62.2 (18.8) <0.001
 Mental health score (MCS) 38.8 (18.3) 49.4 (13.1) 60.6 (18.8) <0.001