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Table 3 MPN effect on activities of daily living

From: Myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs) have a significant impact on patients’ overall health and productivity: the MPN Landmark survey

Effect on Activities, n (%) MF (n = 207) PV (n = 380) ET (n = 226)
Interfered with daily activitiesa    
 At allb 110 (53) 181 (48) 84 (37)
 A great dealc 43 (21) 36 (10) 15 (7)
Interfered with family or social lifea    
 At allb 163 (79) 241 (63) 125 (55)
 A great dealc 35 (17) 43 (11) 18 (8)
Activities limited by pain/discomforta    
 At allb 127 (61) 197 (52) 101 (45)
 A great dealc 25 (12) 36 (10) 15 (7)
Days canceling planned activitiesd    
 1–3 44 (21) 68 (18) 41 (18)
 4–6 22 (11) 26 (7) 14 (6)
 7–9 2 (1) 0 3 (1)
 10–12 7 (3) 9 (2) 4 (2)
 13–15 3 (1) 2 (1) 1 (<1)
 ≥16 8 (4) 6 (2) 1 (<1)
Days spent in bed (all or most of the day)d    
 1–3 38 (18) 54 (14) 30 (13)
 4–6 13 (6) 15 (4) 10 (4)
 7–9 1 (<1) 4 (1) 5 (2)
 10–12 4 (2) 2 (1) 5 (2)
 13–15 4 (2) 5 (1) 1 (<1)
 ≥16 7 (3) 9 (2) 5 (2)
  1. ET = essential thrombocythemia; MF = myelofibrosis; MPN = myeloproliferative neoplasm; PV = polycythemia vera
  2. aEver
  3. bA score >1 on a scale of 1 (not at all) to 5 (a great deal)
  4. cA score of 5 on a scale of 1 (not at all) to 5 (a great deal)
  5. dIn the preceding 30 days