Diagnosis | p Value | ||
---|---|---|---|

MI | CABG | ||

*χ^{2} test with the categories moderate and extreme collapsed into one category; †Fisher’s exact test due to small expected cell counts; ‡χ^{2} test; §Student’s t test. | |||

VAS, visual analogue scale. | |||

EQ-5D dimension | |||

Mobility | n = 54 | n = 44 | |

No problems | 44 (81.5%) | 27 (61.4%) | |

Moderate problems | 10 (18.5%) | 17 (38.6%) | |

Extreme problems | 0 | 0 | 0.03* |

Self care | n = 54 | n = 44 | |

No problems | 54 (100%) | 34 (77.3%) | |

Moderate problems | 0 | 10 (22.7%) | |

Extreme problems | 0 | 0 | <0.001† |

Usual activities | n = 52 | n = 43 | |

No problems | 29 (55.8%) | 11 (25.6%) | |

Moderate problems | 19 (36.5%) | 22 (51.2%) | |

Extreme problems | 4 (7.7%) | 10 (23.2%) | 0.006‡ |

Pain | n = 54 | n = 44 | |

No problems | 28 (51.9%) | 7 (15.9%) | |

Moderate problems | 26 (48.1%) | 35 (79.5%) | |

Extreme problems | 0 | 2 | 0.002* |

Anxiety/depression | n = 54 | n = 44 | |

No problems | 27 (50.0%) | 23 (52.3%) | |

Moderate problems | 25 (46.3%) | 20 (45.5%) | |

Extreme problems | 2 (3.7%) | 1 (2.3%) | 0.82* |

VAS | n = 51 | n = 44 | |

Median | 70.0 | 60 | |

Mean | 70.3 | 57.1 | <0.001§ |

EQ-5D index | n = 52 | N = 43 | |

Median | 79.5 | 71.3 | |

Mean | 77.8 | 64.5 | 0.001§ |