Table 1: Comparison of the mean of pain domain, urinary score, QOL, and NIH-CPSI scores between study groups at time points.

Time point
BaselineWeek 1Week 2Week 3Week 12

Pain domain
 Case13.8 ± 2.611.8 ± 2.29.6 ± 1.78.7 ± 1.59.5 ± 0.9
 Control13.6 ± 212.2 ± 1.711.3 ± 111 ± 0.713.7 ± 1.6
value0.780.530.001<0.0001<0.0001
Urinary score
 Case4.6 ± 2.83.6 ± 2.23.2 ± 1.92.9 ± 1.53.7 ± 1.5
 Control5.2 ± 24.5 ± 1.84.2 ± 1.44.3 ± 0.95.4 ± 1.3
value0.440.190.0510.0010.001
Quality of life
 Case8.1 ± 1.75.9 ± 1.55.1 ± 1.54.6 ± 1.36.1 ± 0.8
 Control8.3 ± 1.97.2 ± 1.67.1 ± 1.27 ± 0.77.8 ± 0.9
value0.730.01<0.0001<0.0001<0.0001
NIH-CPSI score
 Case26.5 ± 3.421.4 ± 2.717.9 ± 2.516.3 ± 2.119.4 ± 1.4
 Control27.1 ± 3.124 ± 2.822.6 ± 2.222.4 ± 1.126.9 ± 3
value0.560.006<0.0001<0.0001<0.0001

Data are mean ± SD.
values calculated by independent samples test.