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Table 4 Pearson correlation coefficients between total MCIBDQ score and 4 domain scores and SF-36 total score, disease activity index and self-evaluation on general health score

From: Different therapeutic approaches on quality of life in patients with inflammatory bowel disease

  Total SF-36 score DAI a Health transition
MCIBDQ domains in CD
Bowel symptoms .790 -.646 -.527
Systemic symptoms .846 -.580 -.596
Emotional function .887 -.576 -.576
Social function .826 -.552 -.526
Total MCIBDQ score .895 -.617 -.586
MCIBDQ domains in UC
Bowel symptoms .747 -.686 -.507
Systemic symptoms .810 -.473 -.519
Emotional function .856 -.498 -.476
Social function .780 -.580 -.524
Total MCIBDQ score .847 -.604 -.531
  1. aDisease activity index according to HBI or CAI.
  2. All correlations were significant at the 0.001 level (2-tailed).