Table 3.

SEIQOL-DW quality-of-life factors endorsed by patients

ParameterTotal Nominating Domain (% [n]; n = 151)Nominated (% [n])Test Statistic (χ2 or Fisher Exact Test)
HD(n = 70)PD(n = 16)CKD 4 to 5(n = 65)
Family90.7 (137)87.1 (61)81.3 (13)96.9 (63)5.7a
Health69.5 (105)72.9 (51)62.5 (10)67.7 (44)0.8
Work/school34.4 (52)25.7 (18)37.5 (6)43.1 (28)4.6
Financial33.7 (51)38.6 (27)43.8 (7)26.2 (17)3.1
Leisure31.7 (48)27.1 (19)31.3 (5)36.9 (24)1.5
Spiritual27.8 (42)30.0 (21)37.5 (6)23.1 (15)1.6
Interpersonal25.8 (39)20.0 (14)37.5 (6)29.2 (19)2.5
Nonfamily social22.5 (34)20.0 (14)12.5 (2)27.7 (18)2.2
Home/living situation17.2 (26)15.7 (11)25 (4)16.9 (11)0.8
Kidney health/disease11.9 (18)14.3 (10)31.3 (5)4.6 (3)9.4b
Mobility11.3 (17)17.1 (12)07.7 (5)5.3c
Comfort/happiness9.3 (14)10.0 (7)6.3 (1)9.2 (6)0.2
Self-fulfillment8.6 (13)10.0 (7)12.5 (2)6.2 (4)1.0
Being alive7.9 (12)10.0 (7)6.3 (1)6.2 (4)0.8
Pet7.9 (12)7.1 (5)010.8 (7)2.2
Peace/world situation5.3 (8)7.1 (5)6.3 (1)3.1 (2)1.1
Helping others4.6 (7)4.3 (3)06.2 (4)1.1
Self-sufficiency/independence3.3 (5)2.9 (2)04.6 (3)0.9
Other6.0 (9)8.6 (6)04.6 (3)2.1