Table 2: EORTC-QLQ-C30 scores for all three treatment groups.

ItemOPOPRTOPRCT
Median (95%-confidence interval of mean)Median (95%-confidence interval of mean)Median (95%-confidence interval of mean)

Global health status75.00 (62.79–80.16)66.67 (56.85–72.95)66.67 (59.22–70.91)
Functional scales
 Physical100 (87.33–97.28)86.67 (75.34–88.30)93.33 (79.68–91.66)
 Role100 (85.28–98.05)83.33 (58.70–82.71)83.33 (64.70–81.46)
 Emotional83.33 (72.59–88.95)75.00 (59.79–80.79)83.33 (66.66–80.99)
 Cognitive100 (80.90–96.02)83.33 (68.77–87.80)100 (76.23–89.79)
 Social100 (78.80–98.13)83.33 (64.59–85.92)100 (71.26–86.43)
Symptom scales
 Fatigue16.67 (13.25–31.20)22.22 (20.16–41.45)27.78 (22.09–39.02)
 Nausea and vomiting0 (−0.68–1.96)0 (2.39–11.75)0 (1.78–9.76)
 Pain0 (5.16–21.77)16.67 (18.31–39.26)16.67 (17.18–34.75)
 Dyspnea0 (9.79–33.80)0 (8.53–29.86)0 (11.15–27.31)
 Insomnia0 (14.64–41.77)0 (11.24–35.23)0 (16.52–37.33)
 Appetite loss0 (−1.08–16.47)0 (8.12–30.26)0 (8.68–27.22)
 Constipation0 (2.26–20.82)0 (5.68–28.66)0 (3.16–16.07)
 Diarrhea0 (1.94–18.57)0 (2.15–14.01)0 (1.37–10.16)
 Financial problems0 (−2.17–20.11)0 (7.74–24.58)0 (12.26–28.76)