Age-specific correlates of quality of life in Chinese women with cervical cancer

  title={Age-specific correlates of quality of life in Chinese women with cervical cancer},
  author={Beatrice Pui-yee Lai and Catherine So-kum Tang and Tony Kwok Hung Chung},
  journal={Supportive Care in Cancer},
The objective of the study was to examine quality of life (QOL) and its age-specific factors in cervical cancer patients at different stages of life. One hundred and seventy-three Chinese patients with cervical cancer were surveyed by telephone. QOL was assessed with the WHO Quality of Life Scale—Chinese/Hong Kong (HK) version (WHOQOL-BREF-HK) and compared across age groups. Using multiple regression analyses, demographic and medical factors that were independently associated with QOL outcomes… CONTINUE READING

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