Development and validation of the general module of the system of quality of life instruments for chronic diseases and its comparison with SF-36.

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CONTEXT Quality of life (QOL) for patients is now a worldwide concern, but there are few specific instruments developed by modular approach to measure outcomes in chronic diseases. OBJECTIVES This study aimed to develop and validate the System of Quality of Life Instruments for Chronic Diseases--General Module (QLICD-GM). METHODS Based on the World… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2010.09.024

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@article{Wan2011DevelopmentAV, title={Development and validation of the general module of the system of quality of life instruments for chronic diseases and its comparison with SF-36.}, author={Chong-hua Wan and Xin Tu and Susan P Messing and Xiaomei Li and Zheng Yang and Xudong Zhao and Li Gao and Yuping Yang and Jiahua Pan and Zengfen Zhou}, journal={Journal of pain and symptom management}, year={2011}, volume={42 1}, pages={93-104} }