Journal of Skin Cancer / 2012 / Article / Tab 2

Clinical Study

Skin Reactions and Quality of Life after X-Ray Therapy of Basal Cell Carcinoma

Table 2

Change in DLQI and subcategories over time among 25 BCC patients treated by X-ray.

QuestionBaseline (A)2 weeks after treatment (B)3 months after treatment (C) value*
A-BB-CA-C

(1) Symptoms and feelings 0.3 ± 0.70.0980.004*0.093
(2) Daily activities 1.0000.1570.157
(3) Leisure 0.4800.1290.180
(4) Work and school 1.0000.3170.317
(5) Personal relations 0.1571.0000.157
(6) Treatment 1.0001.1571.157

Total DLQI 0.4120.002*0.024*

Mean score ±SD, Wilcoxon Signed Rank Test, sig. (2-tailed), *Significant.

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