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Table 7 PAH-SYMPACT™ responses

From: Symptoms, impacts, and suitability of the Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension-Symptoms and Impact (PAH-SYMPACT™) questionnaire in patients with sarcoidosis-associated pulmonary hypertension (SAPH): a qualitative interview study

Item Response, n (%)  
Oxygen use Yes No
In the past 24 h…   
 “Did you use oxygen?” 7 (64) 4 (36)
Item Experienced Not experienced
Symptoms   
In the past 24 h…   
 “How would you rate your shortness of breath?” 11 (100) 0
 “How would you rate your fatigue?” 10 (91) 1 (9)
 “How would you rate your lack of energy?” 9 (82) 2 (18)
 “How would you rate the swelling in your ankles or legs?” 8 (73) 3 (27)
 “How would you rate the swelling in your stomach area?” 4 (36) 7 (64)
 “How would you rate your cough?” 7 (64) 4 (36)
 “How would you rate your heart palpitations (heart fluttering)?” 5 (45) 6 (55)
 “How would you rate your rapid heartbeat?” 6 (55) 5 (45)
 “How would you rate your chest pain?” 6 (55) 5 (45)
 “How would you rate your chest tightness?” 7 (64) 4 (36)
 “How would you rate your lightheadedness?” 6 (55) 5 (45)
Impacts   
In the past 7 days…   
 “Were you able to walk slowly on a flat surface?” 7 (64) 4 (36)
 “Were you able to walk quickly on a flat surface?” 10 (91) 1 (9)
 “Were you able to walk uphill?” 11 (100) 0
 “Were you able to carry things?” 10 (91) 1 (9)
 “Were you able to do light indoor household chores?” 8 (73) 3 (27)
 “Were you able to wash or dress yourself?” 7 (64) 4 (36)
 “How much did you need help from others?” 7 (64) 4 (36)
 “Were you able to think clearly?” 7 (64) 4 (36)
 “How sad did you feel?” 10 (91) 1 (9)
 “How worried did you feel?” 9 (82) 2 (18)
 “How frustrated did you feel?” 10 (91) 1 (9)
  1. PAH-SYMPACT™, Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension-Symptoms and Impact