Table 3.

Self-reported psychologic well-being, subjective cognitive complaints, depressive symptoms, and level of fatigue

MeasureVisitKidney Tx, Mean (SD)Dialysis, Mean (SD)CKD Stage 4/5, Mean (SD)
HADSa total score111.40 (7.28)7.11 (5.49)10.22 (4.79)
212.50 (10.65)8.00 (4.56)8.11 (4.26)
37.30 (5.17)8.33 (3.74)10.33 (5.15)
CISa total score179.90 (19.77)72.00 (31.65)78.13 (21.82)
282.70 (29.64)74.78 (19.87)73.56 (21.34)
359.00b (27.34)86.67 (24.44)75.11 (25.63)
RAND-36 in %
 Physical functioning173.50 (17.49)59.38 (21.62)61.11 (30.70)
229.50 (27.33)58.33 (16.01)64.44 (28.77)
379.44b (16.09)47.22 (23.99)57.22 (32.12)
 Social functioning165.00 (31.07)71.88 (23.86)69.44 (25.85)
233.75 (18.68)69.44 (18.87)73.61 (24.56)
369.44b (32.54)59.72 (29.17)65.28 (31.73)
 Role—physical150.00 (48.59)34.38 (48.07)38.89 (46.96)
210.00 (21.08)44.44 (41.04)41.67 (45.07)
347.22b (40.40)36.11 (37.73)38.89 (43.50)
 Role—emotional179.97 (32.18)91.66 (23.57)77.77 (28.86)
256.66 (49.81)92.58 (14.70)70.36 (42.31)
392.58 (22.22)59.25 (49.37)62.96 (42.31)
 Mental health178.40 (13.49)81.50 (10.24)74.67 (13.27)
272.80 (23.84)83.11 (9.55)76.89 (14.39)
378.67 (17.20)79.11 (14.11)74.67 (13.56)
 Pain186.74 (20.82)74.74 (34.34)70.74 (28.77)
251.22 (26.89)74.15 (22.80)66.89 (30.56)
378.23b (27.72)78.00 (31.66)70.97 (27.26)
 Vitality153.50 (20.55)51.88 (14.87)50.00 (28.17)
239.00 (21.06)55.56 (14.24)58.33 (25.86)
366.11b (27.70)46.67 (17.68)52.22 (22.38)
 General health152.50 (28.11)41.88 (18.11)35.56 (16.29)
245.00 (20.82)38.33 (15.81)32.78 (16.22)
361.67 (24.1)35.56 (13.10)32.78 (11.49)
CFQa total score135.80 (20.05)24.89 (10.12)26.11 (11.41)
236.11 (15.84)31.44 (12.11)22.78 (9.00)
332.80 (13.76)27.00 (13.83)23.89 (7.88)
  • HADS, Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale; CIS, Checklist Individual Strength; RAND-36, RAND 36-Item Short Form Health Survey; CFQ, Cognitive Failure Questionnaire.

  • a Higher scores reflect worse performance.

  • b Significant decrease of complaints over time.