Health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in Japanese osteoporotic patients and its improvement by elcatonin treatment

@article{Yoh2004HealthrelatedQO,
  title={Health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in Japanese osteoporotic patients and its improvement by elcatonin treatment},
  author={Kousei Yoh and Kiyoshi Tanaka and Aiko Ishikawa and Tomomi Ishibashi and Yuri Uchino and Yuki Sato and Mari Tobinaga and Naomi Hasegawa and Seiya Kamae and Minako Yoshizawa},
  journal={Journal of Bone and Mineral Metabolism},
  year={2004},
  volume={23},
  pages={167-173}
}
Health-related quality of life (HRQOL; “QOL” hereafter) was evaluated in Japanese osteoporotic patients using three questionnaires; the SF-36 (MOS 36-Item Short-Form Health Survey; generic, profile-type), the EQ-5D (Euro Qol-5 Dimensions; generic, preference-based), and the JOQOL (Japanese Osteoporosis Quality of Life 1999; disease-targeted). The eight subscales and two summary scores of the SF-36 were impaired in these patients even after correction for age and sex. The scores on the EQ-5D and… CONTINUE READING

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