The Journal of Korean Physical Therapy Indexed in /covered by CAS, KoreaScience & DOI/Crossref:eISSN 2287-156X   pISSN 1229-0475

The Journal of Korean Physical Therapy Indexed in /covered by CAS, KoreaScience & DOI/Crossref:eISSN 2287-156X pISSN 1229-0475

Table. 3.

Table. 3.

Quality of life by type of occupation

VariablesCategoriesPhysical therapist (N=122)Occupational therapist (N=74)Dental hygienist (N=83)Nurse (N=62)χ2p

N (%)
Quality of lifeGeneral health6.18±1.395.77±1.506.40±1.345.69±1.4811.680.01*
Physical23.02±4.26a21.05±4.43b22.80±4.44a20.89±4.82b5.300.00**
Psychological20.20±4.0418.75±3.5519.64±3.6617.71±4.6316.080.00**
Social10.39±1.809.97±2.0810.17±1.749.90±2.492.520.47
Environmental25.30±4.68a23.38±4.86b25.36±4.61a22.65±5.66b6.130.00**
Total85.08±13.87a77.95±16.96b84.36±13.52a76.84±16.14b6.700.00**

Kruskal-Wallis Oneway ANOVA,

Oneway ANOVA,

Duncan’s multiple range test (a>b),

p<0.05,

p<0.01

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