Table 155Comparison of SF-36 scores of patient and controls (general population) with respect to sex

Male mean (SE)Female mean (SE)
P valuePatients
P value
Physical functioning18.4 (3.2)85.3 (1.7)<0.00128.3 (4.4)72.0 (2.3)<0.001
Role-physical functioning26.2 (4.5)81.8 (2.9)<0.00130.9 (5.7)71.2 (3.6)<0.001
Role- emotional functioning29.2 (4.8)70.2 (3.4)<0.00138.6 (6.4)60.8 (3.9)0.002
Vitality43.6 (2.4)52.7 (2.0)0.00542.3 (3.0)48.8 (1.9)0.064
Mental health55.6 (2.4)67.2 (1.7)<0.00151.9 (3.1)64.6 (1.7)<0.001
Social functioning49.5 (2.9)85.2 (1.8)<0.00154.4 (4.0)81.7 (2.1)<0.001
Bodily pain62.4 (3.3)81.4 (1.8)<0.00160.5 (4.0)70.9 (2.1)0.025
General health46.9 (2.1)54.7 (1.5)0.00244.0 (2.3)51.7 (1.8)0.013

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