Comparison of the domains of anxiety and mood of the University of Washington Head and Neck Cancer Questionnaire (UW-QOL V4) with the CES-D and HADS.

@article{Rogers2006ComparisonOT,
  title={Comparison of the domains of anxiety and mood of the University of Washington Head and Neck Cancer Questionnaire (UW-QOL V4) with the CES-D and HADS.},
  author={Simon N Rogers and Bijaya P. Rajlawat and Janaki Goru and Derek Lowe and G M Humphris},
  journal={Head & neck},
  year={2006},
  volume={28 8},
  pages={697-704}
}
BACKGROUND Version 4 of the University of Washington Head and Neck Cancer Questionnaire (UW-QOLv4) includes items on mood and anxiety. The aim of this study was to compare the responses to these single items with the Centre for Epidemiology Studies Depression Scale (CES-D) and the Hospital Anxiety Depression Scale (HADS). METHODS A cross-sectional postal survey was undertaken in April 2003. The survey was composed of all patients treated for oral and oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma… CONTINUE READING