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Table 2 Comparisons of the variations of the mean scores of BI and its dimensions across the three measurement time pointsa

From: Body image before and after coronary artery bypass graft surgery: comparison and its contributing factors

Body image dimensions Time point 95% Confidence Interval of the Difference P value b
Before After 1 month
Total 139.60 ± 13.21 160.25 ± 7.75 18.05, 23.22 < 0.001
Appearance evaluation 21.85 ± 2.97 24.27 ± 2.41 1.76, 3.06 < 0.001
Appearance orientation 35.47 ± 4.72 41.29 ± 3.18 4.94, 6.68 < 0.001
Fitness evaluation 7.86 ± 1.69 10.12 ± 1.49 1.84, 2.66 < 0.001
Fitness orientation 36.52 ± 4.99 45.59 ± 3.41 8.12, 10.01 < 0.001
Subjective weight 7.26 ± 1.58 6.30 ± 1.25 −1.30, −0.61 < 0.001
Body areas satisfaction 30.62 ± 4.39 32.66 ± 2.86 1.16, 2.92 < 0.001
  1. aData presented as Mean ± SD
  2. bThe results of the paired t test