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Table 3 Mini-MAC correlations with HADS, EORTC QLQ-C30, EORTC QLQ-H&N35 and age, one month and 12 months after start of treatment

From: Mental adjustment to cancer and its relation to anxiety, depression, HRQL and survival in patients with laryngeal cancer - A longitudinal study

  Anxious Preoccupation Cognitive Avoidance Fatalism Fighting Spirit Helpless-Hopeless
HAD - Anxiety
   1 month 0.66 (<0.0001) -0.11 -0.12 -0.17 0.50 (<0.0001)
   12 months 0.59 (<0.0001) -0.16 -0.11 -0.36 (0.002) 0.58 (<0.0001)
HAD-Depression
   1 month 0.56 (<0.0001) -0.32 -0.09 -0.14 0.52 (<0.0001)
   12 months 0.58 (<0.0001) -0.14 -0.06 -0.20 0.62 (<0.0001)
EORTC QLQ-C30      
Emotional functioning
   1 month -0.63 (<0.0001) 0.02 0.02 0.11 -0.46 (<0.0001)
   12 months -0.52 (<0.0001) 0.10 0.14 0.31 (0.008) -0.49 (<0.0001)
Cognitive functioning
   1 month -0.39 (<0.0001) 0.01 0.13 0.13 -0.34 (0.0007)
   12 months -0.45 (<0.0001) 0.06 0.16 0.35 (0.003) -0.30 (0.01)
Social functioning
   1 month -0.36 (0.0003) 0.09 0.02 -0.03 -0.34 (0.0007)
   12 months -0.44 (0.0001) 0.17 0.18 -0.08 -0.33 (0.004)
Global QoL
   1 month -0.39 (<0.0001) -0.035 -0.03 -0.03 -0.30 (0.003)
   12 months -0.56 (<0.0001) -0.12 0.15 -0.37 (0.002) -0.53 (<0.0001)
Pain
   1 month 0.41 (<0.0001) -0.06 0.13 0.08 0.36 (0.0004)
   12 months 0.28 (0.018) -0.15 -0.03 -0.15 0.24 (0.039)
  1. Spearman correlation coefficients (significant p-value).
  2. Number of false significances is calculated to 2.