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Table 4 Median (IQR) of VAS/pain, EQ-5D-index, ASES/pain and ASES/other symptoms, from baseline to three-month follow-up and 12-month follow-up

From: The effect of education and supervised exercise on physical activity, pain, quality of life and self-efficacy - an intervention study with a reference group

  Intervention group P Reference group P
Median (IQR) Median (IQR)
VAS/pain
 Baseline 51 (36–62) n = 195   60 (50–70) n = 69  
 3 months 37 (21–54) n = 169 < 0.001 * 62 (37–71) n = 49 0.668
 12 months 38 (21–57) n = 127 < 0.001 *  
EQ-5D
 Baseline 0.73 (0.62–0.80) n = 193   0.66 (0.16–0.73) n = 69  
 3 months 0.73 (0.69–0.80) n = 169 < 0.001 * 0.52 (0.09–0.73) n = 49 0.177
 12 months 0.73 (0.69–0.80) n = 127 0.009 *   
ASES/other
 Baseline 68 (53–80) n = 193   61 (48–70) n = 69  
 3 months 76 (61–86) n = 169 < 0.001 * 56 (46–81) n = 47 0.937
 12 months 71 (55–83) n = 125 0.409   
ASES/pain
 Baseline 60 (46–76) n = 193   46 (38–62) n = 69  
 3 months 74 (56–86) n = 169 < 0.001 * 50 (32–70) n = 47 0.391
 12 months 68 (46–84) n = 123 0.109   
  1. MVP = moderate-vigorous physical activity. Wilcoxon Signed-Rank test were used, and p-value were calculated from baseline to three-month follow-up and baseline to 12-month follow-up
  2. *P < 0.05