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Table 3 The correlations between DASH scores and SF-36

From: Validation of the simplified Chinese (Mainland) version of the Disability of the Arm, Shoulder, and Hand questionnaire (DASH-CHNPLAGH)

  Mean (SD) Pearson’s correlation with DASH (R)
SF-36 physical functioning (PF) 47.2 ± 11.3 −0.63**
SF-36 role physical (RP) 33.4 ± 19.7 −0.43*
SF-36 bodily pain (BP) 45.1 ± 12.6 −0.69**
SF-36 general health (GH) 34.7 ± 11.2 −0.43*
SF-36 vitality (VT) 42.3 ± 8.3 −0.47*
SF-36 social functioning (SF) 72.8 ± 10.1 −0.57**
SF-36 role emotion (RE) 33.5 ± 20.4 −0.27*
SF-36 mental health (MH) 42.7 ± 11.7 −0.34*
SF-36 physical component score (PCS) 37.4 ± 15.6 −0.71**
SF-36 mental component score (MCS) 42.1 ± 17.1 −0.37*
VAS [0–10] 3.2 ± 1.13 0.58**
  1. *Correlation is significant at P < 0.05; **correlation is significant at P < 0.001