Norm values for the Generic Children's Quality of Life Measure (GCQ) from a large school-based sample

@article{Collier2000NormVF,
  title={Norm values for the Generic Children's Quality of Life Measure (GCQ) from a large school-based sample},
  author={Jacqueline Collier and Dorothy MacKinlay and Deborah Phillips},
  journal={Quality of Life Research},
  year={2000},
  volume={9},
  pages={617-623}
}
This study aimed to assess the quality of life of a population sample of schoolchildren. The Generic Children's Quality of Life Measure (GCQ) has been developed to allow comparison between chronically ill children and the general child population. The measure assesses how the child views his or her life and also how they would like it to be. Quality of life is measured as the discrepancy between the two viewpoints. This large community-based survey aimed to establish GCQ norm values for… CONTINUE READING

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