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Table 4 Comparison of mean CF scores with mean HIV scores

From: Assessment of stigma in patients with cystic fibrosis

Domains CF population N = 45 (mean, SD) HIV population N = 173 (mean, SD) p-value
Overall 16.6 (4.5) 35.3(7.8) <.001
Sub scales    
 Personalized stigma* 1.6 (1.4) 10.6 (3.8) 0.01
 Disclosure# 2.1 (0.9) 8.6 (2.2) 0.05
 Negative self-image¥ 1.1 (0.5) 7.3 (3.9) 0.03
 Public attitudes$ 2.6 (1.0) 8.4 (2.1) 0.08
  1. Note: *Q’s 7, 8, 9 in CF stigma scale; #Q’s 1 and 10 in CF stigma scale; ¥Q’s 2, 3 and 4 in CF stigma scale; $Q’s 5 and 6 in CF stigma scale.