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Table 4 Follow-up HRQL questionnaire in HCV Ab + patients (N = 6)

From: Implementation of baby boomer hepatitis C screening and linking to care in gastroenterology practices: a multi-center pilot study

Question text Range a Instrument, item (domain) baseline 4 week f/u
How much have you been tired or fatigued during the last 2 weeks? 1–7 CLDQ-HCV, Q1 (AE) 4.00 ± 1.26 4.50 ± 1.64
How much difficulty have you had with bending, lifting, or stooping in the last 2 weeks? 1–7 CLDQ-HCV, Q4 (AE) 5.17 ± 1.83 5.33 ± 1.37
How often during the last 2 weeks have you felt a decreased level of energy? 1–7 CLDQ-HCV, Q7 (AE) 4.00 ± 1.55 4.50 ± 1.64
How often during the last 2 weeks have you felt depressed? 1–7 CLDQ-HCV, Q16 (EM) 5.17 ± 1.94 5.00 ± 1.55
How much of the time during the last 2 weeks have you had problems concentrating? 1–7 CLDQ-HCV, Q18 (AE) 5.17 ± 1.17 5.50 ± 1.05
The following questions are about activities you might do during a typical day. Does your health now limit you in these activities? If so, how much?     
Vigorous activities, such as running, lifting heavy objects, participating in strenuous sports 1–3 SF-36, PF01 (PF) 2.17 ± 0.98 2.00 ± 0.89
Moderate activities, such as moving a table, pushing a vacuum cleaner, bowling, or playing golf 1–3 SF-36, PF02 (PF) 2.33 ± 1.03 2.33 ± 0.82
Lifting or carrying groceries 1–3 SF-36, PF03 (PF) 2.50 ± 0.84 2.33 ± 0.82
Climbing several flights of stairs 1–3 SF-36, PF04 (PF) 2.33 ± 0.82 2.17 ± 0.98
Climbing one flight of stairs 1–3 SF-36, PF05 (PF) 2.33 ± 1.03 2.17 ± 0.98
Bending, kneeling, or stooping 1–3 SF-36, PF06 (PF) 2.50 ± 0.84 2.00 ± 0.89
Walking more than a mile 1–3 SF-36, PF07 (PF) 2.17 ± 0.75 2.17 ± 0.98
Walking several hundred yards 1–3 SF-36, PF08 (PF) 2.00 ± 0.89 2.33 ± 0.82
Walking one hundred yards 1–3 SF-36, PF09 (PF) 2.00 ± 1.10 2.33 ± 0.82
Bathing or dressing yourself 1–3 SF-36, PF10 (PF) 2.67 ± 0.82 2.67 ± 0.82
Please indicate how true each statement has been for you during the past 7 days.     
I feel fatigued 4–0 FACIT-F HI7 (FS) 2.00 ± 1.10 1.33 ± 1.51
I feel tired 4–0 FACIT-F An2 (FS) 2.00 ± 1.41 1.50 ± 1.38
I have trouble starting things because I am tired 4–0 FACIT-F An3 (FS) 1.33 ± 1.37 1.33 ± 1.21
I have energy 0–4 FACIT-F An5 (FS) 2.00 ± 0.63 1.67 ± 0.52
I need help doing my usual activities 4–0 FACIT-F An14 (FS) 0.50 ± 0.55 1.00 ± 0.89
Average score 0–100 Generic 63.1 ± 29.9 63.4 ± 27.9
  1. athe range is from the worst to the best health status