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Table 6 Proportion of participants classified as reliably improved, not improved or declined on K10, total WHOQOL-8 and total DASS-42 scores and differences in length of stay (days) between groups (N = 93)

From: An evaluation of the maintenance to abstinence (MTA) program in achieving abstinence in opioid users and improving mental health and quality of life

Total sample
Measure % Reliably improved (n) % Not improved (n) % Reliably declined (n) p value
DASS-42 (N = 92) 72.8 (67) 19.6(18) 7.6 (7)  
WHOQOL-8 (N = 93) 76.3 (71) 12.9 (12) 10.8(10)  
K10 (N = 73) 74.0 (54) 13.7 (10) 12.3 (9)  
Length of stay (days)
 DASS-42 (N = 92)
  ≤ 46 days 71.4 (15) 23.8(5) 4.8 (1) 0.088
  47–82 52.6 (10) 26.3 (5) 21.1(4)  
  83+ 80.8 (42) 15.4 (8) 3.8 (2)  
 WHOQOL-8 (N = 93)
  ≤ 46 days 72.7 (16) 13.6 (3) 13.6 (3) 0.937
  47–82 73.7 (14) 15.8 (3) 10.5 (2)  
  83+ 78.8 (41) 11.5 (6) 9.6 (5)  
 K10 Scores (N = 73)
  ≤ 46 days 58.3 (7) 33.3 (4) 8.3 (1) 0.158
  47–82 66.7 (8) 8.3 (1) 25 (3)  
  83+ 79.6 (39) 10.2 (5) 10.2 (5)  
  1. p value for Fisher’s Exact Test for comparisons between groups on length of stay in days