Disease activity, behavioral dysfunction, and health-related quality of life in adolescents with inflammatory bowel disease.

@article{Gray2011DiseaseAB,
  title={Disease activity, behavioral dysfunction, and health-related quality of life in adolescents with inflammatory bowel disease.},
  author={Wendy N. Gray and Lee A. Denson and Robert N Baldassano and Kevin A. Hommel},
  journal={Inflammatory bowel diseases},
  year={2011},
  volume={17 7},
  pages={
          1581-6
        }
}
BACKGROUND Approximately 20%-25% of all inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) cases have an onset in childhood or adolescence. Beyond disease severity, little is known regarding determinants of health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in this population. This study aimed to identify behavioral correlates of HRQOL and examine behavioral/emotional dysfunction (e.g., internalizing/externalizing symptoms) as the mechanism through which disease severity impacts HRQOL. METHODS In all, 62 adolescents (mean… CONTINUE READING

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