Table 1.

Improvement in quality of life as assessed by the MEN-QOL survey

MeasureVasomotorPsychosocialPhysicalSexualTotal
Baseline score9 (3–18)3.5 (0–37)18 (2–71)3 (0–18)42 (9–136)
Postintervention score0 (0–5)2 (0–29)8 (0–39)0 (0–10)9.5 (0–67)
Change in score−8 (−17 to −2)−1 (−37 to 15)−9 (−71 to 22)−3 (−18 to 4)−23.5 (−136 to 22)
Number improve2815212024
Number worsen06724
P valuea<0.00010.0700.00770.0002<0.0001
  • NOTE: Values shown (median and range) are for sums of scores per domain. Larger values represent a greater extent to which individual symptoms or problems were considered bothersome.

  • aWilcoxon signed-rank test.