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Table 6 Standard questionnaire results

From: Pain and symptoms of depression: international comparative study on selected factors affecting the quality of life of elderly people residing in institutions in Europe

Scales Total France Poland Germany Test result
p < 0.05
Health status:
a) mean 4.64 4.58 4.69 4.65  
b) standard deviation 2.79 2.61 2.97 2.81  
c) median 5 5 6 5 0.713
d) minimum 0 0 0 0  
e) maximum 10 8 10 9  
Subjective sleep quality assessment:
a) mean 6.84 6.97 6.73 6.82  
b) standard deviation 2.75 1.98 3.34 2.93  
c) median 8 7 8 8 0.401
d) minimum 0 2 0 1  
e) maximum 10 10 10 10  
Beck Depression Inventory (BDI):
a) mean 17.98 17.01 18.94 17.99  
b) standard deviation 10.37 9.46 11.14 10.51 0.069
c) median 14.50 13 17 16  
d) minimum 1 3 1 2  
e) maximum 42 36 42 39  
Behavioural Pain Assessment in the Elderly (DOLOPLUS):
a) mean 8.86 7.09 10.60 8.91  
b) standard deviation 5.76 2.96 7.18 7.14 0.000a
c) median 7.50 6 10 9  
d) minimum 0 2 0 1  
e) maximum 25 17 25 22  
  1. aA statistically significant value