Measuring satisfaction with health care in young persons with inflammatory bowel disease -an instrument development and validation study

@inproceedings{Sadlo2014MeasuringSW,
  title={Measuring satisfaction with health care in young persons with inflammatory bowel disease -an instrument development and validation study},
  author={Andrea Sadlo and Julia Altevers and Jenny Peplies and Birgit Kaltz and Martin Cla\ssen and Alexandra Bauer and Sibylle Koletzko and Antje Timmer},
  booktitle={BMC health services research},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Patient satisfaction is a relevant prognostic factor in young persons with chronic disease and may be both age and disease specific. To assess health care quality from the patient's view in young persons with inflammatory bowel disease, an easy to use, valid, reliable and informative specific instrument was needed. METHODS All parts of the study were directed at persons with inflammatory bowel disease aged 15 to 24 ("youth"). A qualitative internet patient survey was used to… CONTINUE READING