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Table 3 Outcome scores in Bangladesh and outcome scores for hearing aid users in five other countries

From: User involvement in service delivery predicts outcomes of assistive technology use: A cross-sectional study in Bangladesh

Domains Hearing aid users Wheelchair users Hong Kong Nether-lands Nigeria USA Wales
  Mean (SD) Mean (SD) Mean Mean Mean Mean Mean
Use 3.70 (1.10) 3.79 (0.89) 3.26 4.34 4.1 3.73 3.7
Improved activity 3.75 (1.20) 3.95 (0.79) 3.53 3.19 3.5 3.39 4.1
Residual activity limitations 4.21 (0.88) 3.81 (0.85) 4.42 3.51 3.4 3.40 4.2
Satisfaction 4.20 (0.76) 4.14 (0.74) 3.32 3.61 3.7 3.20 4.4
Residual participation restrictions 4.38 (0.89) 4.30 (0.89) 4.21 3.71 3.5 3.57 4.0
Impact on others 4.78 (0.57) 4.58 (0.69) 4.68 3.84 3.4 3.79 4.2
Quality of life 4.26 (0.74) 4.28 (0.66) 3.32 3.25 3.8 3.19 4.2