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Table 3 Correlation between QLQ-C30 with resilience, depression and anxiety (construct validity)

From: Translation and validation of the Urdu version of the European organization for research and treatment of cancer core quality of life questionnaire (EORTC QLQ-C30) and brain module (QLQ-BN20) in primary brain tumor patients

QLQ C-30 Resilience score Depression score Anxiety score
  r (p value)
Global quality of life 0.422 (< 0.001)*  − 0.541 (< 0.001)*  − 0.502 (< 0.001)*
Functional    
Physical functioning 0.570 (< 0.001)*  − 0.545 (< 0.001)*  − 0.276 (< 0.001)*
Role functioning 0.472 (< 0.001)*  − 0.542 (< 0.001)*  − 0.320 (< 0.001)*
Emotional functioning 0.462 (< 0.001)*  − 0.688 (< 0.001)*  − 0.704 (< 0.001)*
Cognitive functioning 0.504 (< 0.001)*  − 0.467 (< 0.001)*  − 0.293 (< 0.001)*
Social functioning 0.478 (< 0.001)*  − 0.490 (< 0.001)*  − 0.319 (< 0.001)*
Symptoms    
Fatigue  − 0.075 (0.236) 0.298 (< 0.001)* 0.327 (< 0.001)*
Nausea and vomiting  − 0.158 (0.012)* 0.243 (< 0.001)* 0.275 (< 0.001)*
Pain  − 0.191 (0.002)* 0.412 (< 0.001)* 0.433 (< 0.001)*
Dyspnea  − 0.172 (0.006)* 0.334 (< 0.001)* 0.332 (< 0.001)*
Insomnia  − 0.508 (< 0.001)* 0.463 (< 0.001)* 0.267 (< 0.001)*
Appetite loss  − 0.305 (< 0.001)* 0.554 (< 0.001)* 0.500 (< 0.001)*
Constipation  − 0.179 (0.004)* 0.119 (0.061) 0.071 (0.261)
Diarrhea  − 0.050 (0.429) 0.162 (0.01)* 0.036 (0.576)
Financial difficulties  − 0.314 (< 0.001)*  − 0.266 (< 0.001)* 0.186 (0.003)*
  1. r = Pearson correlation coefficient
  2. *Significant at p value < 0.05