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Table 1 Detailed comparison of scores in each of the 8 domains for compliant and non-compliant groups

From: The relationship between quality of life and compliance to a brace protocol in adolescents with idiopathic scoliosis: a comparative study

Domain Compliant
(n = 20)
Non-Compliant
(n = 11)
Difference
(p-value)
General Health 8.4 ± 1.6 7.0 ± 2.3 Not significant
Physical Functioning 29.9 ± 2.5 25.3 ± 4.3 0.006
Emotional Functioning 18.9 ± 3.7 13.5 ± 4.9 0.006
Self-Esteem and Aesthetics 8.0 ± 1.1 6.0 ± 1.9 0.008
Vitality 7.8 ± 1.2 5.0 ± 1.5 <0.001
School Activity 13.6 ± 1.4 11.6 ± 2.3 0.02
Bodily Pain 25.7 ± 3.5 23.0 ± 3.7 Not significant
Social Functioning 26.7 ± 3.5 19.9 ± 6.0 0.004