Skip to main content

Table 3 Short Form 36 (SF-36): Mean (SD) of the subscales and physical and mental component summary score in living renal donors compared to the German general population of 1998 separated by gender [11]

From: Gender disparity in health-related quality of life and fatigue after living renal donation

  Female Male
Mean (SD) female donors Mean female German reference (1998) p Mean (SD) male donors Mean male German reference (1998) p
PF 82.70 (21.84) 82.77 0.972 88.73 (14.15) 88.18 0.729
RP 78.46 (34.83) 79.22 0.804 88.46 (26.02) 85.53 0.323
BP 74.35 (28,34) 63.89 < 0.001 82.43 (23.74) 71.04 < 0.001
GH 69.77 (18.37) 66.03 0.021 70.22 (18.07) 66.83 0.102
VT 59.78 (19.73) 57.57 0.201 67.03 (17.82) 62.58 0.030
SF 81.06 (25.49) 84.24 0.157 90.94 (16.15) 88.63 0.205
RF 80.77 (35.43) 86.74 0.057 87.61 (28.98) 91.58 0.230
MH 70.14 (19.80) 69.83 0.857 76.56 (17.72) 75.22 0.505
PCS 51.79 (10.05) 47.49 < 0.001 53.89 (7.94) 49.26 < 0.001
MCS 47.26 (12.96) 49.85 0.026 51.71 (11.0) 51.92 0.868
  1. PF Physical Functioning, RP Role Percept-ion, BP Bodily Pain, GH General Health Percept-ion, VT Vitality, SF Social Func-tioning, RF Role Functioning, MH Mental Health, PCS Physical Component Summary Score; MCS, Mental Component Summary Score; p, significance; SD, standard deviation