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Health and Quality of Life Outcomes

Health and Quality of Life Outcomes 1/2016

Ausgabe 1/2016

Inhaltsverzeichnis ( 170 Artikel )

01.12.2016 | Erratum | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Erratum to: psychometric evaluation of the Mental Health Continuum-Short Form (MHC-SF) in Chinese adolescents – a methodological study

Cheng Guo, Göran Tomson, Jizhi Guo, Xiangyun Li, Christina Keller, Fredrik Söderqvist

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Stakeholders’ perceptions of rehabilitation services for individuals living with disability: a survey study

Andrea J. Darzi, Alana Officer, Ola Abualghaib, Elie A. Akl

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Validation of a German version of the International Hip Outcome Tool 12 (iHOT12) according to the COSMIN checklist

Florian Baumann, Daniel Popp, Karolina Müller, Michael Müller, Paul Schmitz, Michael Nerlich, Stefan Fickert

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

“Back to the future”: Influence of beliefs regarding the future on TTO answers

F. E. van Nooten, N.J.A. van Exel, D. Eriksson, W.B.F. Brouwer

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Self-rated health and health-related quality of life among Chinese residents, China, 2010

Wen-lan Dong, Yi-chong Li, Zhuo-qun Wang, Ying-ying Jiang, Fan Mao, Li Qi, Jian-qun Dong, Li-min Wang

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

A cross-sectional study on quality of life among the elderly in non-governmental organizations’ elderly homes in Kuala Lumpur

Obinna Francis Onunkwor, Sami Abdo Radman Al-Dubai, Philip Parikial George, John Arokiasamy, Hemetram Yadav, Ankur Barua, Hassana Ojonuba Shuaibu

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Socioeconomic health disparities revisited: coping flexibility enhances health-related quality of life for individuals low in socioeconomic status

Saloni Atal, Cecilia Cheng

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Psychometric characteristics of the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy-General when applied to Brazilian cancer patients: a cross-cultural adaptation and validation

Juliana Alvares Duarte Bonini Campos, Maria Cláudia Bernardes Spexoto, Sergio Vicente Serrano, João Maroco

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Incremental validity of sense of coherence, neuroticism, extraversion, and general self-efficacy: longitudinal prediction of substance use frequency and mental health

Dennis Grevenstein, Matthias Bluemke, Henrik Kroeninger-Jungaberle

01.12.2016 | Short report | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Life satisfaction after traumatic brain injury: comparison of ratings with the Life Satisfaction Questionnaire (LiSat-11) and the Satisfaction With Life Scale (SWLS)

Lars Jacobsson, Jan Lexell

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Association between general self-efficacy, social support, cancer-related stress and physical health-related quality of life: a path model study in patients with neuroendocrine tumors

Trude Haugland, Astrid Klopstad Wahl, Dag Hofoss, Holli A. DeVon

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Rasch analysis of the Meaning in Life Questionnaire among adults from South Africa, Australia, and New Zealand

Lusilda Schutte, Marié P. Wissing, Suria M. Ellis, Paul E. Jose, Dianne A. Vella-Brodrick

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Estimating the impact of changes in HbA1c, body weight and insulin injection regimen on health related quality-of-life: a time trade off study

Martin Ridderstråle, Lyndon Marc Evans, Henrik Holm Jensen, Mette Bøgelund, Marie Markert Jensen, Åsa Ericsson, Johan Jendle

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Adolescents’ health-related quality of life (HRQoL) changes over time: a three year longitudinal study

Tanya Meade, Elizabeth Dowswell

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Psychometric properties of Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) in patients diagnosed with Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)

Hiral Anil Shah, Melina Dritsaki, Joshua Pink, Stavros Petrou

01.12.2016 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Resilience measurement in later life: a systematic review and psychometric analysis

T. D. Cosco, A. Kaushal, M. Richards, D. Kuh, M. Stafford

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Rasch analysis holds no brief for the use of the Dermatology Life Quality Index (DLQI) in Chinese neurodermatitis patients

Yale Liu, Tian Li, Jingang An, Weihui Zeng, Shengxiang Xiao

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) is associated with impairment of Health Related Quality of Life (HRQOL)

Pegah Golabi, Munkhzul Otgonsuren, Rebecca Cable, Sean Felix, Aaron Koenig, Mehmet Sayiner, Zobair M. Younossi

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Psychometric properties of the positive mental health instrument among people with mental disorders: a cross-sectional study

Janhavi Ajit Vaingankar, Edimansyah Abdin, Siow Ann Chong, Rajeswari Sambasivam, Anitha Jeyagurunathan, Esmond Seow, Louisa Picco, Shirlene Pang, Susan Lim, Mythily Subramaniam

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Psychometric study of the European Portuguese version of the PedsQL 3.0 Cancer Module

Susana Santos, Carla Crespo, M. Cristina Canavarro, Ananda Fernandes, Luís Batalha, Diana de Campos, Armando Pinto

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Mapping the neck disability index to SF-6D in patients with chronic neck pain

Yongjun Zheng, Kun Tang, Le Ye, Zisheng Ai, Bin Wu

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Irritable bowel syndrome-specific health-related quality of life instrument: development and psychometric evaluation

Eun-Hyun Lee, Oran Kwon, Ki Baik Hahm, WonHee Kim, Jin Il Kim, Dae Young Cheung, Yoon Jae Kim, Jung Ho Kim, Jong-Jae Park, Moon Kyung Joo

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The Minnesota living with heart failure questionnaire: comparison of different factor structures

Amaia Bilbao, Antonio Escobar, Lidia García-Perez, Gemma Navarro, Raul Quirós

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Mode equivalence and acceptability of tablet computer-, interactive voice response system-, and paper-based administration of the U.S. National Cancer Institute’s Patient-Reported Outcomes version of the Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events (PRO-CTCAE)

Antonia V. Bennett, Amylou C. Dueck, Sandra A. Mitchell, Tito R. Mendoza, Bryce B. Reeve, Thomas M. Atkinson, Kathleen M. Castro, Andrea Denicoff, Lauren J. Rogak, Jay K. Harness, James D. Bearden, Donna Bryant, Robert D. Siegel, Deborah Schrag, Ethan Basch, on behalf of the National Cancer Institute PRO-CTCAE Study Group

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Interpreting change from patient reported outcome (PRO) endpoints: patient global ratings of concept versus patient global ratings of change, a case study among osteoporosis patients

Annabel Nixon, Helen Doll, Cicely Kerr, Russel Burge, April N. Naegeli

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Most prevalent unmet supportive care needs and quality of life of breast cancer patients in a tertiary hospital in Malaysia

Zobaida Edib, Verasingam Kumarasamy, Norlia binti Abdullah, A. M. Rizal, Sami Abdo Radman Al-Dubai

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Cross-cultural comparison of fertility specific quality of life in German, Hungarian and Jordanian couples attending a fertility center

Réka E. Sexty, Jehan Hamadneh, Sabine Rösner, Thomas Strowitzki, Beate Ditzen, Bettina Toth, Tewes Wischmann

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Holistic Health Status Questionnaire: developing a measure from a Hong Kong Chinese population

Choi Wan Chan, Frances Kam Yuet Wong, Siu Ming Yeung, Fok Sum

01.12.2016 | Reviewer acknowledgement | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Acknowledgement of manuscript reviewers 2015

Holger Schunemann, Feng Xie

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Are physical activity, sedentary behaviors and sleep duration associated with body mass index-for-age and health-related quality of life among high school boys and girls?

Sara Jalali-Farahani, Parisa Amiri, Yit Siew Chin

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Quality of life utility values for hereditary haemochromatosis in Australia

Barbara de Graaff, Amanda Neil, Kristy Sanderson, Kwang Chien Yee, Andrew J. Palmer

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Spanish version of SPADI (shoulder pain and disability index) in musculoskeletal shoulder pain: a new 10-items version after confirmatory factor analysis

Alejandro Luque-Suarez, Antonio Rondon-Ramos, Manuel Fernandez-Sanchez, Kathryn E. Roach, Jose Miguel Morales-Asencio

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Patient Uncertainty Questionnaire-Rheumatology (PUQ-R): development and validation of a new patient-reported outcome instrument for systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in a mixed methods study

Sophie Cleanthous, David Alan Isenberg, Stanton Peter Newman, Stefan John Cano

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Validity and reliability of short forms of parental-caregiver perception and family impact scale in a Telugu speaking population of India

Santhosh Kumar, Jeroen Kroon, Ratilal Lalloo, Newell W. Johnson

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Estimation of minimal clinically important change of the Japanese version of EQ-5D in patients with chronic noncancer pain: a retrospective research using real-world data

Kazutake Yoshizawa, Hisanori Kobayashi, Motoko Fujie, Yoshimasa Ogawa, Tsutomu Yajima, Koji Kawai

01.12.2016 | Short report | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

An analysis of the complementarity of ICECAP-A and EQ-5D-3 L in an adult population of patients with knee pain

T. Keeley, J. Coast, E. Nicholls, N. E. Foster, S. Jowett, H. Al-Janabi

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Food insecurity, mental health and quality of life among people living with HIV commencing antiretroviral treatment in Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

Markos Tesfaye, Pernille Kaestel, Mette Frahm Olsen, Tsinuel Girma, Daniel Yilma, Alemseged Abdissa, Christian Ritz, Martin Prince, Henrik Friis, Charlotte Hanlon

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Psychometric properties of the Albanian version of chewing-function questionnaire CFQ-ALB

Venera Bimbashi, Gloria Staka, Asja Čelebić, Flurije Hoxha, Kujtim Shala, Nikola Petričević

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Many correlates of poor quality of life among substance users entering treatment are not addiction-specific

Ashley E. Muller, Svetlana Skurtveit, Thomas Clausen

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Frail older adults with minor fractures show lower health-related quality of life (SF-12) scores up to six months following emergency department discharge

Véronique Provencher, Marie-Josée Sirois, Marcel Émond, Jeffrey J. Perry, Raoul Daoust, Jacques S. Lee, Lauren E. Griffith, Brice Lionel Batomen Kuimi, Litz Rony Despeignes, Laura Wilding, Vanessa Fillion, Nadine Allain-Boulé, Johan Lebon, On behalf of the Canadian Emergency Team Initiative on Mobility in Aging

01.12.2016 | Short report | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Intervals between response choices on a single-item measure of quality of life

Yves Henchoz, Lionel Meylan, Brigitte Santos-Eggimann, on behalf of the Research Group on the quality of life of older people in cantons of Vaud and Geneva

01.12.2016 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Health-related quality of life and its association with medication adherence in active pulmonary tuberculosis– a systematic review of global literature with focus on South Africa

Tanja Kastien-Hilka, Ahmed Abulfathi, Bernd Rosenkranz, Bryan Bennett, Matthias Schwenkglenks, Edina Sinanovic

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Item response theory analysis of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Health-Related Quality of Life (CDC HRQOL) items in adults with arthritis

Thelma J. Mielenz, Leigh F. Callahan, Michael C. Edwards

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Psychometric evaluation of the Sinhalese version of MacNew Heart Disease Health Related Quality of Life Questionnaire in patients with stable angina

K. L. M. D. Seneviwickrama, D. B. D. L. Samaranayake, P. Fonseka, G. N. L. Galappaththy, S. Höfer, N. B. Oldridge

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Health-related quality of life in children with chronic immune thrombocytopenia in China

Heng Zhang, Li Wang, Meijie Quan, Jie Huang, Peng Wu, Qin Lu, Yongjun Fang

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Mediation analysis of relationships between chronic inflammation and quality of life in older adults

Alexandra C. H. Nowakowski, Katelyn Y. Graves, J. E. Sumerau

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Validation of PRISM (Pictorial Representation of Illness and Self Measure) as a novel visual assessment tool for the burden of suffering in tinnitus patients

Nicole Peter, Tobias Kleinjung, Lukas Horat, Sabine Schmidt-Weitmann, Martin Meyer, Stefan Büchi, Steffi Weidt

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Assessing quality of life in a clinical study on heart rehabilitation patients: how well do value sets based on given or experienced health states reflect patients’ valuations?

Reiner Leidl, Bernd Schweikert, Harry Hahmann, Juergen M. Steinacker, Peter Reitmeir

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Health-related quality of life in thrombocytopenic patients with chronic hepatitis C with or without cirrhosis in the ENABLE-1 and ENABLE-2 studies

Kelly M. Grotzinger, Zobair M. Younossi, Edoardo G. Giannini, Pei-Jer Chen, Regina Rendas-Baum, Dickens Theodore

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Associations between the toe brachial index and health-related quality of life in older people

Jennifer Sonter, Vivienne Chuter

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Health-related quality of life of postmenopausal Chinese women with hormone receptor-positive early breast cancer during treatment with adjuvant aromatase inhibitors: a prospective, multicenter, non-interventional study

Ayong Cao, Jin Zhang, Xiaoan Liu, Weizhu Wu, Yinhua Liu, Zhimin Fan, Anqin Zhang, Tianning Zhou, Peifen Fu, Shu Wang, Quchang Ouyang, Jinhai Tang, Hongchuan Jiang, Xiaohua Zhang, Da Pang, Jianjun He, Linxiang Shi, Xianming Wang, Yuan Sheng, Dahua Mao, Zhimin Shao

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Patient-reported pain and other quality of life domains as prognostic factors for survival in a phase III clinical trial of patients with advanced breast cancer

Emily Nash Smyth, Wei Shen, Lee Bowman, Patrick Peterson, William John, Allen Melemed, Astra M. Liepa

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Validation of a Spanish translation of the Gratitude Questionnaire (GQ-6) with a Chilean sample of adults and high schoolers

Álvaro I. Langer, Valentina G. Ulloa, José M. Aguilar-Parra, Claudio Araya-Véliz, Gonzalo Brito

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Relationship between pain relief, reduction in pain-associated sleep interference, and overall impression of improvement in patients with postherpetic neuralgia treated with extended-release gabapentin

Neel Mehta, Iwona Bucior, Shay Bujanover, Rajiv Shah, Amitabh Gulati

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The impact of chronic disease on orphans’ quality of life living in extended social care services: a cross sectional analysis

Wadi B. Alonazi

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Long-term follow-up of mental health, health-related quality of life and associations with motor skills in young adults born preterm with very low birth weight

Ingrid Marie Husby, Kaia Mølbach-Thellefsen Stray, Alexander Olsen, Stian Lydersen, Marit Sæbø Indredavik, Ann-Mari Brubakk, Jon Skranes, Kari Anne I. Evensen

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Applying Rasch analysis to evaluate measurement equivalence of different administration formats of the Activity Limitation scale of the Cambridge Pulmonary Hypertension Outcome Review (CAMPHOR)

J. Twiss, S. P. McKenna, J. Graham, K. Swetz, J. Sloan, M. Gomberg-Maitland

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Psychometric properties of the Norwegian version of the Kidscreen-27 questionnaire

John Roger Andersen, Gerd Karin Natvig, Kristin Haraldstad, Turid Skrede, Eivind Aadland, Geir Kåre Resaland

01.12.2016 | Erratum | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Erratum to: Frail older adults with minor fractures show lower health-related quality of life (SF-12) scores up to six months following emergency department discharge

Véronique Provencher, Marie-Josée Sirois, Marcel Émond, Jeffrey J. Perry, Raoul Daoust, Jacques S. Lee, Lauren E. Griffith, Brice Lionel Batomen Kuimi, Litz Rony Despeignes, Laura Wilding, Vanessa Fillion, Nadine Allain-Boulé, Johan Lebon, On behalf of the Canadian Emergency Team Initiative on Mobility in Aging

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Comparing the mapping between EQ-5D-5L, EQ-5D-3L and the EORTC-QLQ-C30 in non-small cell lung cancer patients

Iftekhar Khan, Steve Morris, Nora Pashayan, Bashir Matata, Zahid Bashir, Joe Maguirre

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Validity, reliability and interpretability of the Thai version of the urticaria control test (UCT)

Kanokvalai Kulthanan, Leena Chularojanamontri, Papapit Tuchinda, Chuda Rujitharanawong, Marcus Maurer, Karsten Weller

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Health-related quality of life in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy patients with implantable defibrillators

Peter Magnusson, Stellan Mörner, Fredrik Gadler, Jan Karlsson

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Impact of pulmonary exacerbations and lung function on generic health-related quality of life in patients with cystic fibrosis

Caitlyn T. Solem, Montserrat Vera-Llonch, Sizhu Liu, Marc Botteman, Brenda Castiglione

01.12.2016 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Quality of life in Arab women with breast cancer: a review of the literature

Bouchra Haddou Rahou, Karima El Rhazi, Fatima Ouasmani, Chakib Nejjari, Rachid Bekkali, Ali Montazeri, Abdelhalem Mesfioui

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Health-related quality of life as measured with the Short-Form 36 (SF-36) questionnaire in patients with recurrent vulvovaginal candidiasis

Yu-Xia Zhu, Ting Li, Shang-Rong Fan, Xiao-Ping Liu, Yi-Heng Liang, Ping Liu

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Impact of self-reported physical activity and health promotion behaviors on lung cancer survivorship

Jeff A. Sloan, Andrea L. Cheville, Heshan Liu, Paul J. Novotny, Jason A. Wampfler, Yolanda I. Garces, Matthew M. Clark, Ping Yang

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Colombian Rasch validation of KIDSCREEN-27 quality of life questionnaire

Claudia-Marcela Vélez, Luz-Helena Lugo-Agudelo, Gilma-Norela Hernández-Herrera, Héctor-Iván García-García

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The impact of health literacy and life style risk factors on health-related quality of life of Australian patients

Upali W. Jayasinghe, Mark Fort Harris, Sharon M. Parker, John Litt, Mieke van Driel, Danielle Mazza, Chris Del Mar, Jane Lloyd, Jane Smith, Nicholas Zwar, Richard Taylor, On behalf of the Preventive Evidence into Practice (PEP) Partnership Group

01.12.2016 | Short report | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Relationship of the adherence to the Mediterranean diet with health-related quality of life and treatment satisfaction in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a post-hoc analysis of a cross-sectional study

Nuria Alcubierre, Montserrat Martinez-Alonso, Joan Valls, Esther Rubinat, Alicia Traveset, Marta Hernández, Maria Dolores Martínez-González, Minerva Granado-Casas, Carmen Jurjo, Jesus Vioque, Eva Maria Navarrete-Muñoz, Didac Mauricio

01.12.2016 | Short report | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Semantics bias in cross-national comparative analyses: is it good or bad to have “fair” health?

Christina W. Schnohr, Inese Gobina, Teresa Santos, Joanna Mazur, Mujgan Alikasifuglu, Raili Välimaa, Maria Corell, Curt Hagquist, Paola Dalmasso, Yeva Movseyan, Franco Cavallo, Saskia van Dorsselaer, Torbjørn Torsheim

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Association between physical activity and health-related quality of life in children: a cross-sectional study

Sharifah Wajihah Wafa bte Syed Saadun Tarek Wafa, Mohd Razif bin Shahril, Aryati bte Ahmad, Laila Ruwaida bte Zainuddin, Karimah Fakhriah bte Ismail, Myat Moe Thwe Aung, Noor Aini bte Mohd Yusoff

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Development of an item bank for the EORTC Role Functioning Computer Adaptive Test (EORTC RF-CAT)

Eva-Maria Gamper, Morten Aa Petersen, Neil Aaronson, Anna Costantini, Johannes M. Giesinger, Bernhard Holzner, Georg Kemmler, Anne Oberguggenberger, Susanne Singer, Teresa Young, Mogens Groenvold, on behalf of the EORTC Quality of Life Group

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Effects of social support, hope and resilience on quality of life among Chinese bladder cancer patients: a cross-sectional study

Meng-Yao Li, Yi-Long Yang, Li Liu, Lie Wang

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Child maltreatment and quality of life: a study of adolescents in residential care

Hanne Klæboe Greger, Arne Kristian Myhre, Stian Lydersen, Thomas Jozefiak

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

LC-PROM: Validation of a patient reported outcomes measure for liver cirrhosis patients

Ying Zhang, Yuanyuan Yang, Jing Lv, Yanbo Zhang

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Development and validation of quality of life scale of nasopharyngeal carcinoma patients: the QOL-NPC (version 2)

Yong Su, Chuan-wei Mo, Wan-qin Cheng, Lei Wang, Qian Xu, Zu-chun Wu, Zhe-li Wu, Li-zhi Liu, Xin-lin Chen

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Individuals with knee impairments identify items in need of clarification in the Patient Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS®) pain interference and physical function item banks – a qualitative study

Andrew D. Lynch, Nathan E. Dodds, Lan Yu, Paul A. Pilkonis, James J. Irrgang

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Clinimetric properties of the ASAS health index in a cohort of Italian patients with axial spondyloarthritis

Marco Di Carlo, Valentina Lato, Marina Carotti, Fausto Salaffi

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

What factors influence parents’ perception of the quality of life of children and adolescents with neurocardiogenic syncope?

Teresa Grimaldi Capitello, Caterina Fiorilli, Silvia Placidi, Roberta Vallone, Fabrizio Drago, Simonetta Gentile

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Health-related quality of life, anxiety and depression in the diagnostic phase of suspected cancer, and the influence of diagnosis

Ellen Moseholm, Susan Rydahl-Hansen, Dorthe Overgaard, Hanne S. Wengel, Rikke Frederiksen, Malene Brandt, Bjarne Ø. Lindhardt

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Factors influencing changes in health related quality of life of caregivers of persons with multiple chronic conditions

Wendy Duggleby, Allison Williams, Sunita Ghosh, Heather Moquin, Jenny Ploeg, Maureen Markle-Reid, Shelley Peacock

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Validation of the American version of the CareGiver Oncology Quality of Life (CarGOQoL) questionnaire

Sarah C. Kaveney, Karine Baumstarck, Patricia Minaya-Flores, Tarrah Shannon, Philip Symes, Anderson Loundou, Pascal Auquier

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Structural equation modeling of the quality of life for patients with marfan syndrome

Ju Ryoung Moon, Yong Ae Cho, June Huh, I-Seok Kang, Duk-Kyung Kim

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Standardizing disease-specific quality of life measures across multiple chronic conditions: development and initial evaluation of the QOL Disease Impact Scale (QDIS®)

John E. Ware Jr., Barbara Gandek, Rick Guyer, Nina Deng

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Health status and health service utilization in remote and mountainous areas in Vietnam

Bach Xuan Tran, Long Hoang Nguyen, Vuong Minh Nong, Cuong Tat Nguyen

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Quality of life in patients with vitiligo: a cross-sectional study based on Vitiligo Quality of Life index (VitiQoL)

Kosar Hedayat, Mojgan Karbakhsh, Maryam Ghiasi, Azadeh Goodarzi, Yousef Fakour, Zahra Akbari, Afsaneh Ghayoumi, Narges Ghandi

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Thresholds for clinical importance for four key domains of the EORTC QLQ-C30: physical functioning, emotional functioning, fatigue and pain

Johannes M. Giesinger, Wilma Kuijpers, Teresa Young, Krzysztof A. Tomaszewski, Elizabeth Friend, August Zabernigg, Bernhard Holzner, Neil K. Aaronson

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Longitudinal measurement invariance in prospective oral health-related quality of life assessment

Daniel R. Reissmann, Mike T. John, Leah Feuerstahler, Kazuyoshi Baba, Gyula Szabó, Asja Čelebić, Niels Waller

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Comparing the performance of the EQ-5D-3L and the EQ-5D-5L in young Portuguese adults

Lara N. Ferreira, Pedro L. Ferreira, Filipa P. Ribeiro, Luis N. Pereira

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Reliability, validity and clinical correlates of the Quality of Life in Alzheimer’s disease (QoL-AD) scale in medical inpatients

Gustav Torisson, Lars Stavenow, Lennart Minthon, Elisabet Londos

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Dynamic weight-bearing assessment of pain in knee osteoarthritis: construct validity, responsiveness, and interpretability in a research setting

Louise Klokker, Robin Christensen, Eva E. Wæhrens, Elisabeth Bandak, Cecilie Bartholdy, Henning Bliddal, Marius Henriksen

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Content validity of the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System Sleep Disturbance and Sleep Related Impairment item banks in adolescents

Jojanneke A. M. C. van Kooten, Caroline B. Terwee, Gertjan J. L. Kaspers, Raphaёle R. L. van Litsenburg

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Czech version of OPQOL-35 questionnaire: the evaluation of the psychometric properties

Jiri Mares, Hynek Cigler, Eva Vachkova

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Association of anemia and mineral and bone disorder with health-related quality of life in Asian pre-dialysis patients

Hwee-Lin Wee, Benjamin Jun Jie Seng, Jia Jia Lee, Kok Joon Chong, Pallavi Tyagi, Anantharaman Vathsala, Priscilla How

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Health related quality of life of children with calcaneal apophysitis: child & parent perceptions

Alicia M. James, Cylie M. Williams, Terry P. Haines

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Assessment of psychometric properties of the Brazilian version of the oral anticoagulation knowledge test

Marcus Fernando da Silva Praxedes, Mauro Henrique Nogueira Guimarães de Abreu, Saul Martins Paiva, Juliana Vaz de Melo Mambrini, Milena Soriano Marcolino, Maria Auxiliadora Parreiras Martins

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The COPD-SIB: a newly developed disease-specific item bank to measure health-related quality of life in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Muirne C. S. Paap, Lonneke I. M. Lenferink, Nadine Herzog, Karel A. Kroeze, Job van der Palen

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Influence of culture, residential segregation and socioeconomic development on rural elderly health-related quality of life in Guangxi, China

Tai Zhang, Wuxiang Shi, Zhaoquan Huang, Dong Gao, Zhenyou Guo, Jianying Liu, Virasakdi Chongsuvivatwong

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Quality of life in Chinese family caregivers for elderly people with chronic diseases

Hui Xie, Cheng Cheng, Yisheng Tao, Jie Zhang, Delprino Robert, Jihui Jia, Yonggang Su

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Relationships between psychosocial outcomes in adolescents who are obese and their parents during a multi-disciplinary family-based healthy lifestyle intervention: One-year follow-up of a waitlist controlled trial (Curtin University’s Activity, Food and Attitudes Program)

Ashley A. Fenner, Erin K. Howie, Melissa C. Davis, Leon M. Straker

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

A comparison of health state utility values associated with oral potentially malignant disorders and oral cancer in Sri Lanka assessed using the EQ-5D-3 L and the EORTC-8D

Sanjeewa Kularatna, Jennifer A. Whitty, Newell W. Johnson, Ruwan Jayasinghe, Paul A. Scuffham

01.12.2016 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Knowledge, attitudes, beliefs, values, preferences, and feasibility in relation to the use of injection safety devices in healthcare settings: a systematic review

Rami Tarabay, Rola El Rassi, Abeer Dakik, Alain Harb, Rami A. Ballout, Batoul Diab, Selma Khamassi, Elie A. Akl

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Psychometric properties of the Dutch WHOQOL-OLD

Robbert J. J. Gobbens, Marcel A. L. M. van Assen

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Development of the chronic obstructive pulmonary disease morning symptom diary (COPD-MSD)

Gary Globe, Brooke Currie, Nancy Kline Leidy, Paul Jones, David Mannino, Fernando Martinez, Paul Klekotka, Sean O’Quinn, Niklas Karlsson, Ingela Wiklund

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

A comparison of health utility scores calculated using United Kingdom and Canadian preference weights in persons with alzheimer’s disease and their caregivers

Mingying Fang, Mark Oremus, Jean-Eric Tarride, Parminder Raina, Canadian Willingness-to-pay Study Group

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

German version, inter- and intrarater reliability and internal consistency of the “Agitated Behavior Scale” (ABS-G) in patients with moderate to severe traumatic brain injury

Stephanie Hellweg, Corina Schuster-Amft

01.12.2016 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Associations between psychological factors and health-related quality of life and global quality of life in patients with ALS: a systematic review

Annerieke C. van Groenestijn, Esther T. Kruitwagen-van Reenen, Johanna M. A. Visser-Meily, Leonard H. van den Berg, Carin D. Schröder

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Does relationship satisfaction and financial aid from offspring influence the quality of life of older parents?: a longitudinal study based on findings from the Korean longitudinal study of aging, 2006–2012

Yeong Jun Ju, Kyu-Tae Han, Tae-Hoon Lee, Woorim Kim, Juyeong Kim, Eun-Cheol Park

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Quality of life among elderly patients undergoing transcatheter or surgical aortic valve replacement– a model-based longitudinal data analysis

Klaus Kaier, Anja Gutmann, Hardy Baumbach, Constantin von zur Mühlen, Philip Hehn, Werner Vach, Friedhelm Beyersdorf, Manfred Zehender, Christoph Bode, Jochen Reinöhl

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Portuguese validation of the Cambridge pulmonary hypertension outcome review (CAMPHOR) questionnaire

Abílio Reis, James Twiss, Margarida Vicente, Fabienne Gonçalves, Luísa Carvalho, José Meireles, Alzira Melo, Stephen P. McKenna, Luís Almeida

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Quality of life, depression and dietary intake in Obstructive Sleep Apnea patients

Marta Stelmach-Mardas, Marcin Mardas, Khalid Iqbal, Robert J. Tower, Heiner Boeing, Tomasz Piorunek

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Quality of life and related factors of nursing home residents in Singapore

Pei Wang, Philip Yap, Gerald Koh, Jia An Chong, Lucy Jennifer Davies, Mayank Dalakoti, Ngan Phoon Fong, Wei Wei Tiong, Nan Luo

01.12.2016 | Short report | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Independent predictors of physical health in community-dwelling patients with coronary heart disease in Singapore

Wenru Wang, Ying Jiang, Chi-Hang Lee

01.12.2016 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Health-related quality of life in Hodgkin lymphoma: a systematic review

Nadine Linendoll, Tully Saunders, Rebecca Burns, Jonathan D. Nyce, Kristen B. Wendell, Andrew M. Evens, Susan K. Parsons

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Health-related quality of life and associated factors in people with HIV: an Irish cohort study

Sherly George, Colm Bergin, Susan Clarke, Grainne Courtney, Mary B. Codd

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Infant feeding and health-related quality of life in healthy Chinese infants: results from a prospective, observational cohort study

Nicholas P. Hays, Meng Mao, Lan Zhang, John Ge, Robert Northington, Manjiang Yao, Sheri Volger

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

How do social activities mitigate informal caregivers’ psychological distress? Evidence from a nine-year panel survey in Japan

Takashi Oshio, Mari Kan

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Analysis on the situation of subjective well-being and its influencing factors in patients with ankylosing spondylitis

Mengmeng Wang, Sheng Wang, Xu Zhang, Qing Xia, Guoqi Cai, Xiao Yang, Xiaona Li, Li Wang, Lihong Xin, Shengqian Xu, Jianhua Xu, Zongwen Shuai, Faming Pan

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Metformin improved health-related quality of life in ethnic Chinese women with polycystic ovary syndrome

Huang-Tz Ou, Pei-Chi Chen, Meng-Hsing Wu, Chung-Ying Lin

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

A longitudinal study on quality of life after injury in children

Amy Schneeberg, Takuro Ishikawa, Sami Kruse, Erica Zallen, Craig Mitton, Julie A. Bettinger, Mariana Brussoni

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Association of knee pain and different definitions of knee osteoarthritis with health-related quality of life: a population-based cohort study in southern Sweden

Aliasghar A. Kiadaliri, Carl Johan Lamm, Maria Gerhardsson de Verdier, Gunnar Engström, Aleksandra Turkiewicz, L. Stefan Lohmander, Martin Englund

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Well-being and associated factors among adults in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt)

Nouh Harsha, Luay Ziq, Rula Ghandour, Rita Giacaman

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Psychometric evaluation and wording effects on the Chinese version of the parent-proxy Kid-KINDL

Chih-Ting Lee, Chung-Ying Lin, Meng-Che Tsai, Carol Strong, Yi-Ching Lin

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Confirmatory factor analysis of Clinical Outcomes in Routine Evaluation (CORE-OM) used as a measure of emotional distress in people with tinnitus

L. Handscomb, D. A. Hall, D. J. Hoare, G. W. Shorter

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Poor sleep and reduced quality of life were associated with symptom distress in patients receiving maintenance hemodialysis

Raoping Wang, Chunyuan Tang, Xiaofan Chen, Chunping Zhu, Wanna Feng, Pengsheng Li, Ciyong Lu

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Where’s WALY? : A proof of concept study of the ‘wellbeing adjusted life year’ using secondary analysis of cross-sectional survey data

Rebecca Johnson, David Jenkinson, Chris Stinton, Sian Taylor-Phillips, Jason Madan, Sarah Stewart-Brown, Aileen Clarke

01.12.2016 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Systematic review reveals lack of quality in reporting health-related quality of life in patients with gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumours

Caroline Martini, Eva-Maria Gamper, Lisa Wintner, Bernhard Nilica, Barbara Sperner-Unterweger, Bernhard Holzner, Irene Virgolini

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Measurement properties of the brief resilient coping scale in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus using rasch analysis

José-Antonio López-Pina, Ana-Belén Meseguer-Henarejos, Juan-José Gascón-Cánovas, Dérlis-Julián Navarro-Villalba, Vaughn G. Sinclair, Kenneth A. Wallston

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The impact of type 2 diabetes on health related quality of life in Bangladesh: results from a matched study comparing treated cases with non-diabetic controls

Novie Safita, Sheikh Mohammed Shariful Islam, Clara K. Chow, Louis Niessen, Andreas Lechner, Rolf Holle, Michael Laxy

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The Four-Dimensional Symptom Questionnaire (4DSQ) in the general population: scale structure, reliability, measurement invariance and normative data: a cross-sectional survey

Berend Terluin, Niels Smits, Evelien P. M. Brouwers, Henrica C. W. de Vet

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Incorporating development of a patient-reported outcome instrument in a clinical drug development program: examples from a heart failure program

Ingela Wiklund, Milena Anatchkova, Hafiz Oko-Osi, Robyn von Maltzahn, Dina Chau, Fady I. Malik, Donald L. Patrick, John Spertus, John R. Teerlink

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Vision-related quality of life in patients receiving intravitreal ranibizumab injections in routine clinical practice: baseline data from the German OCEAN study

Thomas Bertelmann, Nicolas Feltgen, Martin Scheffler, Ulrich Hufenbach, Annette Wiedon, Helmut Wilhelm, Focke Ziemssen

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Health-related quality of life measured using the EQ-5D–5L: South Australian population norms

Nikki McCaffrey, Billingsley Kaambwa, David C. Currow, Julie Ratcliffe

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Assessing outcomes for cost-utility analysis in mental health interventions: mapping mental health specific outcome measure GHQ-12 onto EQ-5D-3L

Marie Lindkvist, Inna Feldman

01.12.2016 | Erratum | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Erratum to: Metformin improved health-related quality of life in ethnic Chinese women with polycystic ovary syndrome

Huang-Tz Ou, Pei-Chi Chen, Meng-Hsing Wu, Chung-Ying Lin

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The factor structure of the 12-item general health questionnaire (GHQ-12) in young Chinese civil servants

Ying Liang, Lei Wang, Xican Yin

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Effect of psycho-educational interventions on quality of life in patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Chi-Wen Kao, Miao-Yi Chen, Ting-Yu Chen, Pai-Hui Lin

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Patient-reported outcomes in transition from high-dose U-100 insulin to human regular U-500 insulin in severely insulin-resistant patients with type 2 diabetes: analysis of a randomized clinical trial

Samaneh Kabul, Robert C. Hood, Ran Duan, Amy M. DeLozier, Julie Settles

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Minimally important difference of the Child Oral Health Impact Profile for children with orofacial anomalies

Ryan Richard Ruff, Lacey Sischo, Hillary L. Broder

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Assessing the external validity of algorithms to estimate EQ-5D-3L from the WOMAC

Aliasghar A. Kiadaliri, Martin Englund

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Reliability and validity of the Chinese mandarin version of PedsQL™ 3.0 transplant module

Ying Chang, Yanhui Luo, Yuchen Zhou, Ruixin Wang, Na Song, Guanghua Zhu, Bin Wang, Maoquan Qin, Jun Yang, Yuan Sun, Chunfu Li, Xuan Zhou

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Measuring the impact of migraine for evaluating outcomes of preventive treatments for migraine headaches

Sally Mannix, Anne Skalicky, Dawn C. Buse, Pooja Desai, Sandhya Sapra, Brian Ortmeier, Katherine Widnell, Asha Hareendran

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Orthostatic intolerance symptoms are associated with depression and diminished quality of life in patients with postural tachycardia syndrome

Jangsup Moon, Do-Yong Kim, Jung-Ick Byun, Jun-Sang Sunwoo, Jung-Ah Lim, Tae-Joon Kim, Jung-Won Shin, Woo-Jin Lee, Han Sang Lee, Jin-Sun Jun, Kyung-Il Park, Keun-Hwa Jung, Soon-Tae Lee, Ki-Young Jung, Kon Chu, Sang Kun Lee

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The burden of disease in patients eligible for mentalization-based treatment (MBT): quality of life and costs

Elisabeth M. P. Laurenssen, Hester V. Eeren, Martijn J. Kikkert, Jaap Peen, Dieuwertje Westra, Jack J. M. Dekker, Jan J. V. Busschbach

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Interrelationships among common symptoms in the elderly and their effects on health-related quality of life: a cross-sectional study in rural Korea

Sujeong Mun, Kihyun Park, Younghwa Baek, Siwoo Lee, Jong-hyang Yoo

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Patient self-report section of the ASES questionnaire: a Spanish validation study using classical test theory and the Rasch model

Kalliopi Vrotsou, Ricardo Cuéllar, Félix Silió, Miguel Ángel Rodriguez, Daniel Garay, Gorka Busto, Ziortza Trancho, Antonio Escobar

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Fatigue in intensive care survivors one year after discharge

Savino Spadaro, Maurizia Capuzzo, Giorgia Valpiani, Sara Bertacchini, Riccardo Ragazzi, Francesca Dalla Corte, Simona Terranova, Elisabetta Marangoni, Carlo Alberto Volta

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Correlation between health-related quality of life in the physical domain and heart rate variability in asymptomatic adults

Wan-Chun Lu, Nian-Sheng Tzeng, Yu-Chen Kao, Chin-Bin Yeh, Terry B. J. Kuo, Chuan-Chia Chang, Hsin-An Chang

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Explaining parent-child (dis)agreement in generic and short stature-specific health-related quality of life reports: do family and social relationships matter?

Julia Quitmann, Anja Rohenkohl, Rachel Sommer, Monika Bullinger, Neuza Silva

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Sleep quality in Chinese patients with rheumatoid arthritis: contributing factors and effects on health-related quality of life

Genkai Guo, Ting Fu, Rulan Yin, Lijuan Zhang, Qiuxiang Zhang, Yunfei Xia, Liren Li, Zhifeng Gu

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Stigmas, symptom severity and perceived social support predict quality of life for PLHIV in urban Indian context

Helena Garrido-Hernansaiz, Elsa Heylen, Shalini Bharat, Jayashree Ramakrishna, Maria L. Ekstrand

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Quality of life and related factors among chronic hepatitis B-infected patients: a multi-center study, Turkey

Zehra Karacaer, Banu Cakir, Hakan Erdem, Kenan Ugurlu, Gul Durmus, Nevin Koc Ince, Cinar Ozturk, Rodrigo Hasbun, Ayse Batirel, Esmeray Mutlu Yilmaz, Ilkay Bozkurt, Mustafa Sunbul, Aynur Aynioglu, Aynur Atilla, Ayse Erbay, Ayse Inci, Cigdem Kader, Elif Tukenmez Tigen, Gokhan Karaahmetoglu, Seher Ayten Coskuner, Ebru Dik, Huseyin Tarakci, Selma Tosun, Fatime Korkmaz, Servet Kolgelier, Fatma Yilmaz Karadag, Serpil Erol, Kamuran Turker, Ceyda Necan, Ahmet Melih Sahin, Pinar Ergen, Gulsen Iskender, Pinar Korkmaz, Esma Gulesen Eroglu, Yasemin Durdu, Mehmet Ulug, Suna Secil Deniz, Filiz Koc, Saygın Nayman Alpat, Nefise Oztoprak, Omer Evirgen, Hamdi Sozen, Mustafa Dogan, Selcuk Kaya, Safak Kaya, Mustafa Altindis, Emel Aslan, Recep Tekin, Busra Ergut Sezer, Kevser Ozdemir, Gulden Ersoz, Ahmet Sahin, Ilhami Celik, Emsal Aydin, Aliye Bastug, Rezan Harman, Hacer Deniz Ozkaya, Emine Parlak, Ilknur Yavuz, Suzan Sacar, Senol Comoglu, Ercan Yenilmez, Fatma Sirmatel, Ilker Inanc Balkan, Yesim Alpay, Mustafa Hatipoglu, Affan Denk, Gunes Senol, Mehmet Bitirgen, Mehmet Faruk Geyik, Rahmet Guner, Ayten Kadanali, Ahmet Karakas, Mustafa Namiduru, Hatice Udurgucu, Rukiye Pinar Boluktas, Ergenekon Karagoz, Necati Ormeci

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Spanish version of the Parkinson’s Disease Questionnaire–Carer (PDQ-Carer)

Rosario Ferrer-Cascales, María José Cabañero-Martínez, Miriam Sánchez-SanSegundo, Nereida Congost-Maestre, Crispin Jenkinson

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Victimisation, poly-victimisation and health-related quality of life among high school students in Vietnam: a cross-sectional survey

Minh T. H. Le, Sara Holton, Huong T. Nguyen, Rory Wolfe, Jane Fisher

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Relationship between health-related quality of life, perceived family support and unmet health needs in adult patients with multimorbidity attending primary care in Portugal: a multicentre cross-sectional study

Filipe Prazeres, Luiz Santiago

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Exercise stereotypes and health-related outcomes in French people living with HIV: development and validation of an HIV Exercise Stereotypes Scale (HIVESS)

Laura Gray, Charlène Falzon, Alessandro Bergamaschi, Laura Schuft, Jacques Durant, Eric Rosenthal, Christian Pradier, Martin Duracinsky, Isabelle Rouanet, Serge S. Colson, Fabienne d’Arripe-Longueville

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Health-related quality of life in patients with Barrett’s esophagus

Chi-Yang Chang, Lukas Jyuhn-Hsiarn Lee, Jung-Der Wang, Ching-Tai Lee, Chi-Ming Tai, Tao-Qian Tang, Jaw-Town Lin

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Comorbidities and characteristics of coronary heart disease patients: their impact on health-related quality of life

Ksenija Tušek-Bunc, Davorina Petek

01.12.2016 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Perceptions and experiences of patients living with implantable cardioverter defibrillators: a systematic review and meta-synthesis

Sim Leng Ooi, Hong-Gu He, Yanhong Dong, Wenru Wang

01.12.2016 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Patient-reported outcome measures in patients with peripheral arterial disease: a systematic review of psychometric properties

Edith Poku, Rosie Duncan, Anju Keetharuth, Munira Essat, Patrick Phillips, Helen Buckley Woods, Simon Palfreyman, Georgina Jones, Eva Kaltenthaler, Jonathan Michaels

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

The impact of shift and night work on health related quality of life of working women: findings from the Korea Health Panel

Woorim Kim, Tae Hyun Kim, Tae-Hoon Lee, Jae Woo Choi, Eun-Cheol Park

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Estimation of utility weights for human papilloma virus-related health states according to disease severity

Minsu Ock, Jeong-Yeol Park, Woo-Seung Son, Hyeon-Jeong Lee, Seon-Ha Kim, Min-Woo Jo

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

“When I saw walking I just kind of took it as wheeling”: interpretations of mobility-related items in generic, preference-based health state instruments in the context of spinal cord injury

Yvonne Anne Michel, Lidia Engel, Kim Rand-Hendriksen, Liv Ariane Augestad, David GT Whitehurst

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Socioeconomic inequalities in health-related quality of life between men and women, 5 years after a coronary angiography

Anastase Tchicaya, Nathalie Lorentz

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Relationship between weight status and health-related quality of life in Chinese primary school children in Guangzhou: a cross-sectional study

Wei Liu, Rong Lin, Weijia Liu, Zhongshan Guo, Lihua Xiong, Bai Li, K. K. Cheng, Peymane Adab, Miranda Pallan

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Impact of the occurrence of a response shift on the determination of the minimal important difference in a health-related quality of life score over time

Ahmad Ousmen, Thierry Conroy, Francis Guillemin, Michel Velten, Damien Jolly, Mariette Mercier, Sylvain Causeret, Jean Cuisenier, Olivier Graesslin, Zeinab Hamidou, Franck Bonnetain, Amélie Anota

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the French version of the Expanded Prostate cancer Index Composite questionnaire for health-related quality of life in prostate cancer patients

Amélie Anota, Anne-Sophie Mariet, Philippe Maingon, Florence Joly, Jean-François Bosset, Anne-Valérie Guizard, Hugues Bittard, Michel Velten, Mariette Mercier

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Diet and physical activity in people with intermediate cardiovascular risk and their relationship with the health-related quality of life: results from the MARK study

Natalia Sanchez-Aguadero, Rosario Alonso-Dominguez, Luis Garcia-Ortiz, Cristina Agudo-Conde, Carmela Rodriguez-Martin, Angela de Cabo-Laso, Benigna Sanchez-Salgado, Rafel Ramos, Jose A. Maderuelo-Fernandez, Manuel A. Gomez-Marcos, Jose I. Recio-Rodriguez, MARK Group

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

Psychometric properties of the Satisfaction with Life Scale (SWLS): secondary analysis of the Mexican Health and Aging Study

Mariana López-Ortega, Sara Torres-Castro, Oscar Rosas-Carrasco

01.12.2016 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2016 Open Access

From early detection to rehabilitation in the community: reading beyond the blog testimonies of survivors’ quality of life and prostate cancer representation

Margareth Santos Zanchetta, Marguerite Cognet, Mary Rachel Lam-Kin-Teng, Marie Elisabeth Dumitriu, Lise Renaud, Jacques Rhéaume

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