Francesca Baiardi

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BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to assess the effects of baseline characteristics of patients, chronic renal failure and its treatment on quality of life. METHODS To investigate the health status we used a questionnaire, the SF-36, during individual interviews. The study involved i) a cross-sectional observational stage, lasting from 1 Sept. 1997(More)
BACKGROUND Within the framework of the Progetto Faenza, the aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of cardiovascular risk factors (CVRF) on the health-related Quality of Life (H-rQoL) of a cohort of patients in the province of Ravenna, on the basis of body mass index (BMI). METHODS The following data were collected for each subject: age, sex,(More)
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