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Table 2 Total QoL and subscales

From: Gender differences in quality of life in adults with long-standing type 1 diabetes mellitus

  Total (n = 312) Male (n = 161) CI Female (n = 151) CI p value
Satisfaction score (15 items) 75 (61–86) 77 (64–87) 74.8–81.6 73 (60–85) 72.0–78.3 0.180
Diabetes Impact score (17 items) 81 (74–90) 84 (75–90) 80.2–87.0 80 (72–89) 78.6–84.9 0.192
Social worries score (7 items) 78 (64–92) 82 (67–92) 79.5–84.1 78 (60–93) 76.2–82.0 0.226
Diabetes-related worries score (4 items) 75 (56–81) 75 (62–87) 72.9–79.0 69 (50–81) 66.0–71.3 0.005*
Total Es-DQoL score (43 items) 78 (68–86) 80 (69–87) 75.7–83.1 75 (65–85) 73.6–77.5 0.041*
  1. Score range for Total Es-DQoL score and its subscales are 0–100: values are expressed by median and interquartile range; *p < 0.05. CI 95%-confidence interval