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Table 4 Associations between QoL dimension scores and sociodemographic characteristics according to the cognitive status

From: Quantification of relevance of quality of life assessment for patients with cognitive impairment: the suitability indices

1. MS   Gender Educational level 2. SCZ   Gender Educational level
MusiQoL   Women Men p Low High p SQoL   Women Men p Low High p
ADL LI 32.9 ± 22.2 36.8 ± 20.9 0.29 22.4 ± 10.1 38.2 ± 22.6 0.03 PsW LI 73.8 ± 31.3 75.3 ± 24.1 0.75 77.5 ± 20.4 73.2 ± 28.3 0.87
  HI 24.0 ± 16.3 29.9 ± 22.6 0.38 26.8 ± 16.6 25.7 ± 21.3 0.51   HI 56.3 ± 25.7 62.4 ± 27.1 0.30 56.5 ± 27.2 65.9 ± 24.9 0.08
PWB LI 46.5 ± 27.4 62.0 ± 20.2 0.03 33.7 ± 21.3 59.3 ± 23.7 0.00 SE LI 58.9 ± 33.6 62.9 ± 31.3 0.68 60.9 ± 33.5 63.0 ± 30.5 0.77
  HI 43.3 ± 25.2 57.8 ± 21.7 0.08 54.7 ± 27.0 42.8 ± 21.2 0.09   HI 59.5 ± 28.5 64.0 ± 30.8 0.53 62.2 ± 31.1 62.5 ± 28.3 1
RFr LI 60.8 ± 25.5 64.5 ± 22.6 0.61 68.9 ± 26.1 60.7 ± 23.5 0.27 RFa LI 75.0 ± 12.5 67.6 ± 29.1 0.96 63.3 ± 30.1 72.8 ± 24.3 0.36
  HI 66.1 ± 23.0 53.7 ± 25.8 0.06 58.0 ± 27.0 65.0 ± 22.0 0.36   HI 59.5 ± 37.2 64.6 ± 32.9 0.68 61.3 ± 36.6 65.0 ± 31.0 0.91
SPT LI 55.6 ± 23.0 68.2 ± 18.0 0.04 47.7 ± 25.0 65.2 ± 19.1 0.02 RFr LI 60.7 ± 19.7 47.7 ± 30.2 0.34 50.0 ± 30.9 50.0 ± 28.0 0.91
  HI 48.3 ± 25.5 50.7 ± 21.7 0.69 46.1 ± 22.4 52.3 ± 21.3 0.53   HI 37.5 ± 30.8 59.4 ± 32.1 0.01 49.7 ± 36.0 53.0 ± 28.7 0.88
RFa LI 76.9 ± 21.1 75.0 ± 24.0 0.92 78.8 ± 27.0 75.2 ± 21.1 0.45 Re LI 72.6 ± 22.9 67.7 ± 35.3 0.58 71.4 ± 26.3 66.7 ± 23.8 0.51
  HI 73.9 ± 23.2 70.4 ± 21.6 0.54 74.0 ± 23.7 71.1 ± 21.3 0.55   HI 57.3 ± 27.8 68.2 ± 25.5 0.10 62.1 ± 25.5 67.3 ± 38.7 0.32
RHCS LI 73.5 ± 16.8 73.9 ± 17.5 0.69 85.6 ± 14.9 70.3 ± 16.1 0.01 PhW LI 66.1 ± 25.7 64.8 ± 25.1 0.90 73.4 ± 21.3 59.2 ± 25.9 0.10
  HI 64.4 ± 16.4 65.7 ± 24.9 0.72 69.1 ± 20.3 60.8 ± 18.6 0.11   HI 45.8 ± 30.7 61.9 ± 32.8 0.05 52.5 ± 34.5 61.5 ± 29.8 0.30
SSL LI 59.2 ± 30.0 50.0 ± 30.9 0.35 50.0 ± 33.9 56.1 ± 29.8 0.68 Au LI 67.9 ± 34.5 68.4 ± 21.1 0.68 68.0 ± 22.8 68.5 ± 24.4 0.90
  HI 43.3 ± 31.6 33.3 ± 30.5 0.28 44.6 ± 36.3 35.2 ± 24.9 0.38   HI 59.0 ± 35.5 68.2 ± 24.7 0.41 64.6 ± 29.2 64.9 ± 30.0 0.94
COP LI 53.7 ± 30.0 66.3 ± 21.1 0.07 46.6 ± 25.1 63.1 ± 26.4 0.09 SL LI 58.3 ± 30.3 37.9 ± 32.1 0.15 43.4 ± 30.3 39.2 ± 34.4 0.62
  HI 47.1 ± 30.0 54.2 ± 32.9 0.45 49.0 ± 30.4 50.5 ± 32.2 0.89   HI 42.0 ± 31.0 45.5 ± 34.1 0.71 44.5 ± 33.4 43.8 ± 32.5 0.89
REJ LI 59.3 ± 31.1 75.0 ± 25.6 0.06 58.0 ± 31.8 68.9 ± 28.8 0.29 Index LI 66.5 ± 24.9 61.4 ± 16.0 0.36 63.5 ± 16.2 61.4 ± 18.5 0.80
  HI 63.8 ± 36.0 77.1 ± 30.4 0.18 68.8 ± 36.7 68.8 ± 32.6 0.67   HI 53.0 ± 19.6 61.4 ± 19.8 0.11 57.5 ± 18.8 59.3 ± 22.3 0.87
Index LI 57.3 ± 11.4 63.3 ± 13.3 0.13 53.3 ± 15.7 62.2 ± 11.0 0.12         
  HI 52.7 ± 11.8 55.6 ± 15.5 0.36 54.0 ± 12.7 53.3 ± 13.7 0.86         
  1. MS multiple sclerosis. SCZ schizophrenia.
  2. MusiQoL: ADL activity of daily living. PWB psychological well-being. RFr relationships with friends. SPT symptoms. RFa relationships with family. RHCS relationships with health care system. SSL sentimental and sexual life. COP coping. REJ rejection.
  3. SQoL: PsW psychological well-being. SE self-esteem. RFa family relationships. RFr relationships with friends. RE: resilience. PhW physical well-being. AU autonomy. SL sentimental life.
  4. LI no/low-impaired (0 or 1 impaired composites: executive. memory. and attention functions). HI highly-impaired (2 or 3 composites are impaired).
  5. Bold values: p < 0.05.