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Table 1 Demographic and baseline clinical characteristics for all patients

From: Involvement of the multidisciplinary team and outcomes in inpatient rehabilitation among patients with inflammatory rheumatic disease

  All (n = 373) Completers (n = 317) Non-completers (n = 56) P-valuea
Age (years) 52.6 (14.2) 53.3 (14.0) 49.0 (15.0) 0.034
Gender (% females) 74 77 59 0.004
Married/cohabiting (%) 64.6 68.7 48.2 0.045
Education (College/University, %) 27.2 25.6 37.2 0.14
Rheumatoid arthritis (%) 52 53 48 0.14
Disease duration (yrs) 13.4 (11.0) 13.1 (10.9) 14.7 (11.0) 0.32
Hospital days 14.1 (6.9) 13.4 (6.5) 17.9 (8.0) 0.001
Working (%) 35.3 34.3 41.5 0.31
HAQ (0-3) 1.23 (0.67) 1.21 (0.66) 1.33 (1.71) 0.20
SF-36 PCS (0-100) 30.3 (10.1) 30.1 (10.0) 30.2 (10.8) 0.95
SF-36 MCS (0-100) 44.9 (12.7) 45.4 (12.4) 42.0 (14.2) 0.07
Pain (0-100) 49.9 (24.7) 49.9 (24.7) 50.5 (25.2) 0.85
Fatigue (0-100) 59.9 (27.4) 59.2 (27.5) 63.8 (26.5) 0.26
Patient global (0-100) 48.8 (25.4) 48.3 (24.8) 52.2 (28.5) 0.29
RADAI (0-10) 4.5 (2.0) 4.4 (2.1) 4.5 (2.0) 0.86
  1. Values are means with standard deviation or %
  2. a Completers vs. non-completers
  3. HAQ Health Assessment Questionnaire, SF-36 Short Form 36, PCS Physical component summary, MCS mental component summary, SES Self-Efficacy Scales, RADAI Rheumatoid Arthritis Disease Activity Index