Health-related quality of life of former very preterm infants in adulthood.

  title={Health-related quality of life of former very preterm infants in adulthood.},
  author={Melanie Baumgardt and Hans Ulrich Bucher and Romaine Arlettaz Mieth and J C Fauch{\'e}re},
  journal={Acta paediatrica},
  volume={101 2},
AIM To assess health-related quality of life of young adults born very preterm compared with a term control group. METHODS A cohort of preterm infants <1250 g and a term control group, both born between 1983 and 1985, were surveyed as adults at the median age of 23 years. Questionnaires including the Short Form 36 Health Survey (SF 36) and a modified lifestyle questionnaire assessed quality of life, health attitudes, height and weight, chronic diseases, medication and drug consumption… CONTINUE READING

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