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Table 4 Mean MFI-20 scores of Dutch healthy controls, non-cirrhotic, compensated cirrhotic, decompensated cirrhotic and transplanted liver patients

From: Generic and disease-specific health related quality of life in non-cirrhotic, cirrhotic and transplanted liver patients: a cross-sectional study

MFI-20 scales Dutch controls (CI 95%)
n = 139
LTX (CI 95%)
n = 186
NC (CI 95%)
n = 489
CC (CI 95%)
N = 391
DC (CI 95%)
n = 84
GF 9.6 (8.7–10.4) 11.0 (10.3–11.8) 13.9 (13.3–14.2) 14.6 (14.1–15.1) 16.6 (16.0–17.7)
PhF 8.6 (7.7–9.4) 11.0 (10.2–11.7) 13.0 (12.6–13.4) 13.5 (13.0–14.0) 16.2 (15.2–17.3)
RA 8.5 (7.7–9.4) 10.1 (9.4–10.8) 11.5 (11.1–12.0) 11.7 (11.2–12.2) 14.3 (13.2–15.3)
RM 7.8 (7.2–8.7) 8.6 (8.0–9.3)* 10.5 (10.1–10.9) 10.5 (10.0–10.9) 12.4 (11.4–13.4)
MF 7.9 (7.0–8.7) 10.0 (9.3–10.7) 11.1 (10.6–11.5) 11.7 (11.2–12.2) 13.3 (12.3–14.5)
  1. For legend of disease stages, see table 1. Legend coding MFI-20 scales: GF=general fatigue, PhF=physical fatigue, RA=reduction in activity, RM=reduction in motivation, MF=mental fatigue. Means are adjusted for gender, age and education level *) Not significantly different from the score in the general Dutch population.