A systematic review of studies measuring health-related quality of life of general injury populations

@inproceedings{Polinder2010ASR,
  title={A systematic review of studies measuring health-related quality of life of general injury populations},
  author={Suzanne Polinder and Juanita Haagsma and Eefje Belt and Ronan A. Lyons and Vicki Erasmus and Johan Lund and Ed F van Beeck},
  booktitle={BMC public health},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND It is important to obtain greater insight into health-related quality of life (HRQL) of injury patients in order to document people's pathways to recovery and to quantify the impact of injury on population health over time. We performed a systematic review of studies measuring HRQL in general injury populations with a generic health state measure to summarize existing knowledge. METHODS Injury studies (1995-2009) were identified with main inclusion criteria being the use of a… CONTINUE READING
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