Measuring quality of life in low-income, Spanish-speaking Puerto Ricans with type 2 diabetes residing in the mainland U.S.

@article{Lemon2011MeasuringQO,
  title={Measuring quality of life in low-income, Spanish-speaking Puerto Ricans with type 2 diabetes residing in the mainland U.S.},
  author={Stephenie C. Lemon and Milagros C Rosal and Garry Welch},
  journal={Quality of Life Research},
  year={2011},
  volume={20},
  pages={1507-1511}
}
This study assessed the psychometric properties of the Audit of Diabetes-Dependent Quality of Life (ADDQoL) modified for low-income, low-education, Spanish-speaking Puerto Ricans with type 2 diabetes residing in the northeastern United States. Cross-sectional data from 226 patients were analyzed. Scale modifications included simplification of instructions, question wording and response format, and oral administration. Reliability was assessed with Cronbach’s alpha coefficient and internal… CONTINUE READING

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