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Table 3 Correlation between the domains and the overall health rate of the Arabic version of KDQOL-SF TM version 1.3 among the 100 CKD patients

From: Cultural adaptation and validation of the “Kidney Disease and Quality of Life - Short Form (KDQOL-SF™) version 1.3” questionnaire in Egypt

Scales Overall health rate (r) P
Kidney disease targeted scales
·Symptoms/problems 0.28 0.005
·Effect of kidney disease 0.34 <0.001
·Burden of kidney disease 0.31 0.003
·Work status 0.08 0.44
·Cognitive function 0.21 0.04
·Quality of social interaction 0.29 0.003
·Sexual function 0.19 0.37
·Sleep 0.3 0.002
·Social support 0.23 0.02
·Patient satisfaction 0.16 0.12
SF- 36
·Physical function 0.29 0.004
·Role physical 0.30 0.002
·Pain 0.26 0.009
·General health 0.32 0.001
·Emotional well being -0.017 0.87
·Role emotional 0.14 0.17
·Social function 0.27 0.008
·Energy/Fatigue 0.18 0.07