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Table 2 EQ-5D results for patients responding at 6 and 12 months (n = 293)

From: An exploration of social and economic outcome and associated health-related quality of life after critical illness in general intensive care unit survivors: a 12-month follow-up study

  Pre-admission % 6 months % 12 months %
Mobility    
N: I have no problems in walking about 66% 41% 45%
M: I have some problems in walking about 32% 58% 54%
E: I am confined to bed 2% 1% 1%
Self-care    
N: I have no problems with self-care 87% 72% 74%
M: I have some problems washing or dressing myself 12% 26% 25%
E: I am unable to wash or dress myself 1% 2% 1%
Usual activities    
N: I have no problems 65% 31% 35%
M: I have some problems 30% 58% 54%
E: I am unable to perform my usual activities 5% 11% 11%
Pain/discomfort    
N: I have no pain or discomfort 49% 27% 31%
M: I have moderate pain or discomfort 41% 62% 59%
E: I have extreme pain or discomfort 10% 11% 11%
Anxiety/depression    
N: I am not anxious or depressed 70% 54% 56%
M: I am moderately anxious or depressed 26% 41% 37%
E: I am extremely anxious or depressed 4% 5% 7%
EuroQol UK Tariff    
Median 0.796 0.691 0.691
25th percentile 0.673 0.516 0.516
75th percentile 1 0.804 0.814
EQ-5D VAS    
Median   64 66
25th percentile   46 44
75th percentile   80 80
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