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Table 5 Scores on Kidney Disease Quality of Life Short Form (kidney-disease-targeted scale)

From: Influence of unstable psychological condition on the quality of life of hemodialysis patients

 Stable groupAnxiety/depression groupp value
Symptoms and problems88.06 ± 10.4584.24 ± 18.650.2922
Effects of kidney disease88.22 ± 12.4580.94 ± 18.550.0384
Burden of kidney disease50.51 ± 27.7748.31 ± 32.830.1443
Work status22.97 ± 25.2622.81 ± 27.370.4846
Cognitive function95.68 ± 10.0990.45 ± 18.520.0358
Quality of social interaction96.40 ± 6.2188.83 ± 21.990.1350
Sleep81.76 ± 18.0978.71 ± 19.930.0841
Social support86.91 ± 16.7681.51 ± 22.810.0183
Dialysis staff encouragement77.03 ± 15.4572.29 ± 18.940.3931
Patient satisfaction with dialysis care86.48 ± 11.6880.90 ± 19.130.1956