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Table 3 Impact of illness on aspects of life

From: Psychological impact, support and information needs for women with an abnormal Pap smear: comparative results of a questionnaire in three European countries

  Mean score (±SD)*
  Total
(N = 1475)
France
(N = 765)
A
Spain
(N = 467)
B
Portugal
(N = 243)
C
Has the illness had any impact on...?
Family life 3.0 (2.5) 2.6 (2.4) 2.6 (2.5) 3.8 (2.7)AB
Professional life 2.6 (2.4) 2.5 (2.3) 2.4 (2.5) 3.1 (2.5)
Daily life 3.4 (2.7) 3.4 (2.7) 3.1 (2.7) 3.6 (2.6)
Relationship with partner 4.0 (3.0) 4.0 (2.9) 3.9 (3.1) 4.1 (2.9)
  1. Data from Question 10
  2. Superscript letters (A, B, C) show significantly superiority (0.1% risk; student t-test) relative to the corresponding value in the superscript column indicated.
  3. *Scale from 1 to 10, where 1 is no effect and 10 is severely affected.