Correlation between Dermatology Life Quality Index (DLQI) scores and Work Limitations Questionnaire (WLQ) allows the calculation of percent work productivity loss in patients with psoriasis

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Data on indirect costs are vital for cost-effectiveness studies from a societal perspective. In contrast to quality of life, information on productivity loss is rarely collected in psoriasis trials. We aimed to identify a model to deduce indirect costs (presenteeism and absenteeism) of psoriasis from the Dermatologic Life Quality Index (DLQI) of affected… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00403-015-1567-x

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@article{Schmitt2015CorrelationBD, title={Correlation between Dermatology Life Quality Index (DLQI) scores and Work Limitations Questionnaire (WLQ) allows the calculation of percent work productivity loss in patients with psoriasis}, author={Jochen Schmitt and Denise K{\"u}ster}, journal={Archives of Dermatological Research}, year={2015}, volume={307}, pages={451-453} }