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Table 2 Comparison of quality of life mean scores for participants before and after treatment

From: A comparison of quality of life of obstetric fistula survivors in Zimbabwe before and after surgical treatment

Domain Domain description Mean score before treatment [score (SD)] Mean score after treatment [score (SD)] p value
1 Physical 49 (± 1.2) 80 (± 2.0) < 0.001
2 Psychological 26 (± 1.2) 75 (± 2.0) < 0.001
3 Social relationships 18 (± 1.2) 75 (± 2.9) < 0.001
4 Environment 34 (± 1.0) 64 (± 1.6) < 0.001
Overall QOL Overall assessment of QOL 14 (± 2.5) 79 (± 2.3) < 0.001
Health status Satisfaction with health status 13 (± 2.0) 77 (± 2.5) < 0.001
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