Exploring quality of life in families of children living with and without a severe food allergy.

@article{Valentine2011ExploringQO,
  title={Exploring quality of life in families of children living with and without a severe food allergy.},
  author={Althea Z Valentine and Rebecca C. Knibb},
  journal={Appetite},
  year={2011},
  volume={57 2},
  pages={467-74}
}
This study aimed to explore the impact of food allergy on quality of life in children with food allergy and their primary caregivers, compared to a healthy non-food allergy comparison group. Food allergy children (n=34) and control children (n=15), aged 8-12, and their respective primary caregivers (n=30/n=13), completed generic quality of life scales (PedsQL™ and WHOQOLBREF) and were asked to take photographs and keep a diary about factors that they believed enhanced and/or limited their… CONTINUE READING

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