Table 3 : Variations of QoR with pain intensity at 24 post-operative hours in both groups.


Pain Intensity (VNS) n QoR (mean) Range Standard Deviation Standard Error

  G1 G2 G1 G2 G1 G2 G1 G2 G1 G2

POP on Movement

Mild 27 22 62.00 63.06 52-69 52-69 4.41 4.17 0.85 1.26
Moderate 31 60 58.32 62.39 49-68 53-68 5.30 4.22 0.95 0.93
Severe 54 26 59.5 56.77 44-67 47-67 5.67 6.73 0.77 3.06

POP at Rest

Mild 52 44 61.3 63.46 50-69 46-68 4.8 3.6 0.67 1.01
Moderate 35 21 58.62 60.92 49-67 52-66 5.15 3.56 0.87 1.39
Severe 25 13 58.36 58.58 44-67 47-66 6.33 7.72 1.26 3.34

VNS: Verbal Numeric Scale. Mild pain: 1-3, moderate pain: 4-6, severe pain: 7 -10.
QoR: Qualify of Recovery, G1: Group 1, G2: Group 2, POP: Post-Operative Pain.
Variations of QoR with POP intensity at 24 hours by VNS, on movement and at rest, before and after application of clinical pathway.

Gonzalez-Avendano et al.Journal of Anesthesiology and Clinical Science  2013 2:31DOI : 10.7243/2049-9752-2-31