Health-related quality of life is not impaired in children with undetected as well as diagnosed celiac disease: a large population based cross-sectional study

@inproceedings{Mylus2014HealthrelatedQO,
  title={Health-related quality of life is not impaired in children with undetected as well as diagnosed celiac disease: a large population based cross-sectional study},
  author={Anna Myl{\'e}us and Solveig Petersen and Annelie K Carlsson and Solveig Hammarroth and Lotta M H{\"o}gberg and Anneli Ivarsson},
  booktitle={BMC public health},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Knowledge regarding the health-related quality of life (HRQoL) of children with celiac disease remains limited and inconclusive. We investigated the HRQoL of three groups of 12-year-olds with: i) undetected celiac disease ii) clinically diagnosed celiac disease, and iii) without celiac disease. METHODS A school-based cross-sectional multicenter screening study invited 18 325 children, whereof 68% consented to participate. Participants provided a blood sample, which was later… CONTINUE READING