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Table 3 SF-12 scores among subjects with and without Asthma

From: A population-based study of asthma, quality of life, and occupation among elderly Hispanic and non-Hispanic whites: a cross-sectional investigation

Asthma Status Meanb (95%CI)
Physical Component Score (PCS12) a
   No Asthma 42.6 (42.1, 43.1)
   Current Asthma 35.8 (34.2, 37.4)
   Probable Asthma 35.3 (34.0, 36.6)
Mental Component Score (MCS12) a
   No Asthma 53.4 (52.9, 53.8)
   Current Asthma 52.9 (51.5, 54.3)
   Probable Asthma 49.7 (48.2, 51.5)
  1. a A lower score reflects a poorer quality of life.
  2. b Weighted mean and 95% Confidence Interval.