Table 3: Scores for the SF 36 domains of very elderly hypertensive patients.

 

SF 36 domains

Total

N = 41

Women

N = 31

Men

N = 10

pa

Functional capacity

44.7 27.1

40.8 25.1

56.8 31.0

0.124

Role physical

39.0 45.8

29.8 42.0

67.5 47.26

0.044

Bodily pain

53.1 30.3

51.2 30.7

59.8 29.7

0.444

General health

49.0 22.8

50.7 22.1

43.3 25.7

0,516

Vitality

60.0 21.7

61.0 21.1

56.7 24.6

0.505

Social functioning

69.1 32.4

68.6 33.2

70.8 31.2

0.787

Role emotional

74.8 38.6

73.1 39.8

80.0 35.8

0.596

Mental health

69.7 18.1

67.0 18.1

79.1 15.6

0.118

 

ap: Mann-Whitney U-test.