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Table 2 Primary outcome measure (Dutch AIMS-SF)

From: Family practice nurses supporting self-management in older patients with mild osteoarthritis: a randomized trial

Outcome measure   Intervention Control Comparison$
    Pre   Post   Pre   Post   p
   Range Mean SD Mean SD Mean SD Mean SD  
AIMS*# Physical 7–35 15.25 4.61 14.56 4.52 14.20 4.40 14.40 4.74 0.36
  Symptoms 3–15 10.10 3.05 8.86 3.34 9.65 3.07 8.87 3.16 0.96
  Social 4–20 11.94 2.70 11.40 2.91 11.43 2.42 11.88 2.76 0.31
  Affect 5–25 12.27 3.35 11.19 3.95 11.23 3.05 11.48 3.64 0.22
  1. * AIMS: The lower the scores, the better the functioning.
  2. # Adjusted for baseline scores.
  3. $ Using linear regression technique