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Table 3 Comparison of EORTC QLQ-30 scores and HADS scores at Time 1 and Time 2

From: Inclusion of information technology-based assessments of health-related quality of life in routine oncology practice in Uruguay

  Time 1 Time 2 Time 2 vs 1   
  Mean SD Mean SD p
EORTC QLQ-30 Scores
Global Health Index* 68.81 25.35 65.53 16.12 ns
Emotional functioning* 70.48 23.51 72.73 24.16 ns
Performing social roles* 78.57 25.98 80.30 26.54 ns
Physical functioning* 82.67 17.65 82.74 17.90 ns
Cognitive functioning* 84.76 20.76 86.35 14.21 ns
Social functioning* 83.34 19.79 81.05 24.28 ns
Financial problems* 30.47 30.65 31.81 24.08 ns
Fatigue** 34.91 24.28 31.81 25.78 ns
Nausea and vomiting** 6.19 12.83 8.33 14.31 ns
Dyspnoea** 17.14 31.69 19.69 31.97 ns
Anorexia** 15.23 28.40 12.11 19.36 ns
Insomnia** 28.56 30.41 27.27 30.24 ns
Constipation** 18.09 30.62 21.21 26.32 ns
Diarrhea** 10.47 23.94 16.67 30.44 ns
HADS Scores      
Depression Scale*** 377 301 473 383 ns
Anxiety Scale*** 626 391 495 405 ns
  1. EORTC QLQ-30 European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer-Quality of Life Questionnaire-C30, ns non-statistically significant
  2. *Score range 0–100, higher scores indicating better performance
  3. **Score range 0–100, higher scores indicating more severe symptom
  4. ***Score range 0–21, higher scores indicating more sever symptom