Table 4

Spearmen correlations between three LT-VLA metrics and other measures (all baseline, n=140)

FVC% predicted6MWDSF-12 Physical Function
LT-VLA mean difficulty−0.30**−0.38***−0.47***
LT-VLA % activities affected−0.24**−0.29**−0.51***
LT-VLA % activities unable to perform−0.23**−0.32**−0.35***
  • *p<0.05, **p<0.01, ***p<0.0001.

  • FVC% predicted, forced vital capacity % predicted; 6MWD, 6 minute walk distance; SF-12 Physical Function, Medical Outcomes Survey Short Form-12 Physical Function subscale; LT-VLA, lung transplant Valued Life Activities disability scale.