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Research Article

The Impact of Chronic Discogenic Low Back Pain: Costs and Patients’ Burden

Table 2

Health-related quality of life of patients with discogenic low back pain.

MeanStd. deviation

Rand (36)
Physical functioning48.2518.25
Social functioning52.3723.60
Role limitations physical15.3126.23
Role limitations emotional59.1643.40
Mental health65.1020.08
Bodily pain32.8817.22
Vitality44.6217.92
General health35.6220.96
Physical sum score32.526.05
Mental sum score44.6710.96
EQ-5D-3L
EQ-5D overall health (VAS)52.5117.74
UK utility value (EQ-5D)0.360.34

VAS = visual analogue scale.

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