Quality of Life and Economic Burden in Recessive Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa.

@article{Jeon2016QualityOL,
  title={Quality of Life and Economic Burden in Recessive Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa.},
  author={In Kyung Jeon and Hye Rang On and Soo Chan Kim},
  journal={Annals of dermatology},
  year={2016},
  volume={28 1},
  pages={6-14}
}
BACKGROUND Patients with recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa (RDEB) exhibit blisters and erosions since birth, causing pain, pruritus and various complications. RDEB affects quality of life (QoL) in physical, emotional and social aspects. Furthermore, interminable dressing changes and supportive therapies impose a significant economic burden on the… CONTINUE READING