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Table 4 Results of psychological well being/stress

From: Identifying the needs of penile cancer sufferers: A systematic review of the quality of life, psychosexual and psychosocial literature in penile cancer

Parametric Assessment Tool Used
(Study)
Study Group
(%)
Control Group
(%)
Comment
ECOG    
Ficarra 0 n/a Performance status
GHQ    
Ficarra 37.5* 9 Pathologic cut off >3
D'Ancona 0 n/a Pathologic cut off 3/4
Opjordsmen 40 n/a % ≥ 5
HADS    
Ficarra 31* 2 Pathological anxiety
D'Ancona 0 n/a Cut off 8/9
SPQ    
D'Ancona No data   
PAIS    
Opjordsmen 24.5 n/a Intrusion & avoidance ≥ 9
Bigelow & Young    
Gulino 16* 30 Feelings of pleasantness
  37* 18 Feelings of unpleasantness
  16* 4 Relation with family/partner
  22 20 Social relations
[during disease (control gp) vs post operative]
(No differences between before disease vs post op)
EORTC QLQ    
Opjordsmen 3.1 n/a Overall well being
  2.1 n/a Overall sexual well being
(4 best – 0 worst)
Interview DSM III-R    
Opjordsmen 53.3 n/a Presence of mental symptoms
  1. (* indicates significant result as reported in study).