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Table 2 Questionnaire scores of employed cancer survivors

From: Factors associated with work disability in employed cancer survivors at 24-month sick leave

Variables Cut-off value* n (%) Disability (<80%; ≥ 80%) p-value†
n (%); n (%)
Physical dimension score (SIP; 0–100) ≤ 3.77‡ 179 (51) 129 (72); 50 (28) 0.000
  > 3.77 172 (49) 64 (37); 108 (63)  
Fatigue (FACIT-F; 0–52) ≤ 27§ 173 (49) 73 (42); 100 (58) 0.000
  > 27 178 (51) 120 (67); 58 (33)  
Depressive mood (CES-D; 0–60) ≤ 16 188 (54) 114 (61); 74 (39) 0.017
  > 16 163 (46) 79 (49); 84 (51)  
Global health (EORTC-QLQ-C30; 0–100) ≤ 58.33¶ 160 (46) 61 (38); 99 (62) 0.000
  > 58.33 191 (54) 132 (69); 59 (31)  
Current work ability (WAI; 0–10) ≤ 4** 143 (48) 52 (36); 91 (64) 0.000
  > 4 158 (52) 131 (83); 27 (17)  
Physical demands (WAI; 0–5) ≤ 3†† 142 (62) 97 (68); 45 (32) 0.003
  > 3 86 (38) 74 (86); 12 (14)  
Psychological demands (WAI; 0–5) ≤ 3‡‡ 121 (52) 83 (69); 38 (31) 0.021
  > 3 110 (48) 90 (82); 20 (18)  
  1. *Cut-off value = median (except for CES-D; the predetermined cut-off point is used here); †Result of Chi-square test; Range as reported by participants: ‡0-79.83; §0-52; 0-57; ¶0-100; **0-10; ††1-5; ‡‡1-5.
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