Burden of Ulcerative Colitis on Functioning and Well-being: A Systematic Literature Review of the SF-36® Health Survey.

@article{Yarlas2018BurdenOU,
  title={Burden of Ulcerative Colitis on Functioning and Well-being: A Systematic Literature Review of the SF-36® Health Survey.},
  author={Aaron Yarlas and David T Rubin and Juli{\'a}n Pan{\'e}s and James O. Lindsay and S{\'e}verine Vermeire and Martha S. Bayliss and Joseph C. Cappelleri and Stephen Maher and Andrew G. Bushmakin and Lea Ann Chen and Marco daCosta Dibonaventura},
  journal={Journal of Crohn's & colitis},
  year={2018},
  volume={12 5},
  pages={600-609}
}
Background and Aims This review is the first to evaluate the burden of ulcerative colitis [UC] on patients' quality of life by synthesizing data from studies comparing scores from the SF-36® Health Survey, a generic measure assessing eight quality-of-life domains, between UC patients and matched reference samples. Methods A systematic review of the… CONTINUE READING