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Table 2 Matrix of scores obtained in paediatric patients and caregivers using 4 HRQOL instruments ( N= 74)

From: Variation of health-related quality of life assessed by caregivers and patients affected by severe childhood infections

  Scores from caregiver Scores from patient
  HUI3 EQ-5D EQ-VAS HUI2 HUI3 EQ-5D EQ-VAS
Scores from caregiver        
  HUI2 0.84 0.63 0.43 0.58 0.57 0.56 0.20a
  HUI3   0.69 0.50 0.58 0.67 0.59 0.24
  EQ-5D    0.55 0.40 0.44 0.77 0.49
  EQ-VAS     0.11a 0.20a 0.40 0.50
Scores from patient        
  HUI3     0.89    
  EQ-5D     0.59 0.58   
  EQ-VAS     0.11a 0.16a 0.37  
  1. Values in bold correspond to the correlation coefficients of the scores between the patients and the caregivers using the same instruments. aThe correlation is found to be non-significant (P > 0.05).