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Table 3 Differences between groups according to clinical status*

From: Health status in patients at risk of inherited arrhythmias and sudden unexpected death compared to the general population

SF-36 Health status domains Clinical status F-test statistic (p-value) Mean diff. p-value
Physical functioning Family risk-LQTS F 2,121 = 11.3 -2.7 0.831
  LQTS-HCM (<0.001) 20.2 0.001
  Family risk-HCM   17.5 <0.001
Role physical Family risk-LQTS F 2,125 = 7.8 -0.1 1.000
  LQTS-HCM (0.001) 33.3 0.023
  Family risk-HCM   33.2 <0.001
Bodily pain Family risk-LQTS F 2,126 = 5,5 7.0 0.632
  LQTS-HCM (0.005) 13.2 0.324
  Family risk-HCM   20.2 0.004
General health Family risk-LQTS F 2,126 = 7.5 1.3 0.975
  LQTS-HCM (0.001) 17.3 0.044
  Family risk-HCM   18.6 0.001
Vitality Family risk-LQTS F 2,125 = 2.7 4.4 0.824
  LQTS-HCM (0.073) 9.4 0.547
  Family risk-HCM   13.8 0.060
Social functioning Family risk-LQTS F 2,126 = 2.2 2.1 0.953
  LQTS-HCM (0.117) 9.6 0.481
  Family risk-HCM   11.6 0.096
Role emotional Family risk-LQTS F 2,125 = 2.3 -2.9 0.964
  LQTS-HCM (0.104) 21.9 0.237
  Family risk-HCM   19.1 0.099
Mental health Family risk-LQTS F 2,126 = 0.1 -3.1 0.860
  LQTS-HCM (0.872) 2.8 0.920
  Family risk-HCM   -0.4 0.997
  1. *ANOVA with Tukey correction for multiple post hoc tests for the health status domains.