Table 3

Respiratory quality of life

Panel AnSGRQ total
Mean (SD)
Fp ValuePair differences*Symptoms
Mean (SD)
Fp ValuePair differences
Total32938.5 (22.1)52.1 (24.9)
Gender
 Male18735.3 (22.1)0.030.86NA52.1 (24.5)0.000.99NA
 Female14238.8 (22.3)52.0 (25.4)
Age
 20–493932.3 (20.3)1.430.23NA52.0 (21.4)0.760.51NA
 50–5911240.1 (23.3)54.1 (25.4)
 60–6912040.0 (21.8)52.1 (25.4)
 70+5837.1 (21.3)48.0 (25.1)
Smoker
 Yes (ever)21540.1 (22.1)7.100.00NA54.0 (25.4)3.800.05NA
 No11434.0 (21.5)48.4 (23.4)
Exposure
 Worker2535.2 (25.0)0.630.53NA49.1 (31.0)0.200.82NA
 Family/Contact10640.2 (22.0)52.5 (23.4)
 Other19838.1 (21.9)52.2 (25.0)
Radiographic Findings
 Normal (0)6029.8 (20.8)4.760.000 vs 147.1 (24.2)1.540.20NA
 Pleural  abnormalities  (1)18239.1 (22.5)0 vs 351.8 (25.1)
 Interstitial abnormalities (2)1841.3 (21.5)54.5 (27.0)
 Both(3)6943.8 (20.4)56.3 (23.8)
Panel BnActivity
Mean (SD)
Fp ValuePair differences*Impacts
Mean (SD)
Fp ValuePair differences
Total32949.4 (26.9)27.5 (21.9)
Gender
 Male18747.8 (27.1)1.400.23NA28.2 (21.6)0.420.51NA
 Female14251.4 (26.7)26.6 (22.3)
Age
 20–493939.2 (28.5)2.300.07NA21.8 (18.5)1.980.13NA
 50–5911249.4 (28.5)30.1 (22.5)
 60–6912051.3 (25.1)28.6 (22.4)
 70+5852.2 (25.4)24.3 (21.1)
Smoker
 Yes (ever)21552.1 (26.3)6.700.01NA30.0 (22.1)6.380.01NA
 No11444.2 (27.4)23.4 (21.0)
Exposure
 Worker2545.0 (30.0)1.200.30NA24.8 (24.1)0.340.71NA
 Family/Contact10652.5 (25.8)28.7 (22.8)
 Other19848.3 (27.1)27.3 (21.2)
Radiographic Findings
 Normal(0)6036.5 (26.8)7.410.000 vs 120.1 (19.2)0 vs 1
 Pleural abnormalities  (1)18249.9 (27.4)0 vs 228.4 (21.2)3.220.020 vs 3
 Interstitial abnormalities (2)1854.6 (22.3)0 vs 328.5 (23.4)
 Both(3)6957.7 (23.0)31.4 (21.8)
  • *Tukey HSD used for paired differences.