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Table 3 Different domains of quality of life in two groups of CBT and control before and after intervention

From: The effectiveness of cognitive- behavioral therapy on quality of life in women with hypothyroidism in the reproductive age: a randomized controlled trial

VariablesCBT
N = 43
Control
N = 43
P value between groups
 Mean ± SD 
 BeforeAfterBeforeAfter 
Physical functioning59.6 ± 19.466.3 ± 21.860.1 ± 16.460.9 ± 17.50.10
P value before-after within each group0.010.66 
Role limitations due to the physical health problems30.8 ± 23.651.1 ± 29.338.3 ± 21.342.4 ± 20.70.05
P value before-after within each group< 0.00010.36 
Emotional health42.2 ± 14.553.9 ± 16.241.4 ± 15.442.9 ± 14.60.003
P value before-after within each group< 0.00010.49 
Role limitations due to emotional problems18.6 ± 19.635.6 ± 32.0317.05 ± 16.820.1 ± 19.40.01
P value before-after within each group0.0010.43 
Vitality and emotions33.6 ± 13.148.1 ± 15.836.1 ± 14.437.6 ± 13.60.001
P value before-after within each group< 0.00010.51 
Social functioning52.3 ± 22.363.3 ± 21.854.3 ± 18.654.6 ± 20.70.11
P value before-after within each group0.920.03 
Bodily pain39.1 ± 14.0657.3 ± 24.146.8 ± 19.351.1 ± 18.80.08
P value before-after within each group< 0.00010.12 
General Health30.6 ± 17.843.6 ± 18.429.3 ± 14.232.2 ± 17.30.004
P value before-after within each group< 0.00010.26