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Table 1 HRQOL by surgery group assessed by the SF-36

From: Quality of life, food tolerance, and eating disorder behavior after laparoscopic gastric banding and sleeve gastrectomy - results from a middle eastern center of excellence

Subscale category Gastric Sleeve (n = 48) Gastric Band (n = 36) P value2
Preoperative Postoperative P value1 Post-operative
Physical functioning 54.4 ± 30.6 85.0 ± 22.9 < 0.001* 91.0 ± 33.7 0.677
Physical role limitation 52.1 ± 43.1 85.2 ± 30.6 < 0.001* 85.4 ± 31.8 0.946
Body pain 64.1 ± 30.6 80.1 ± 29.1 0.025* 76.04 ± 31.4 0.368
General health 62.0 ± 19.9 76.2 ± 22.0 0.002* 70.08 ± 22.7 0.188
Vitality 52.6 ± 16.8 68.2 ± 22.4 < 0.001* 60.00 ± 21.0 0.106
Social functioning 68.2 ± 27.8 84.2 ± 26.1 0.008* 83.7 ± 22.9 0.47
Emotional role limitation 62.5 ± 40.5 87.1 ± 28.7 0.001* 80.6 ± 34.2 0.279
Mental health 66.8 ± 18.8 69.6 ± 21.8 0.566 63.7 ± 21.3 0.206
  1. P value of < 0.05 was considered significant. Data expressed as mean ± SD
  2. P value1: Wilcoxon signed rank test, comparison between pre and post-operative gastric sleeve patients’ quality of life.; P value 2: Mann-Whitney U test, comparison between Post –operative quality of life between Gastric sleeve and Band
  3. *P < 0.05