Health-related quality of life in Russian adults with epilepsy: the effect of socio-demographic and clinical factors.

@article{Melikyan2012HealthrelatedQO,
  title={Health-related quality of life in Russian adults with epilepsy: the effect of socio-demographic and clinical factors.},
  author={Elina Melikyan and Alla B. Guekht and Larisa E. Milchakova and Anna Lebedeva and Irina Bondareva and Eugeny I. Gusev},
  journal={Epilepsy & behavior : E&B},
  year={2012},
  volume={25 4},
  pages={670-5}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to evaluate socio-demographic and clinical factors influencing the health-related quality of life (HRQOL) of adult patients with epilepsy in a naturalistic treatment setting in Russia. METHODS The QOLIE-31 questionnaire and the Beck Depression Inventory (BDI) were completed by 208 patients with a broad clinical spectrum of epilepsy (the mean age was 31.49±13.20 years and ranged from 18 to 74 years). RESULTS In Russian adult patients with epilepsy, lower… CONTINUE READING

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