Quality of life and health status in pediatric tonsil and adenoid disease.

@article{Stewart2000QualityOL,
  title={Quality of life and health status in pediatric tonsil and adenoid disease.},
  author={Michael Gordon Vaughn Stewart and Ellen M. Friedman and Marcelle Sulek and Gregory Hulka and Ronald B Kuppersmith and Willard C Harrill and Michelle Bautista},
  journal={Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery},
  year={2000},
  volume={126 1},
  pages={45-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the baseline global health status and quality of life (QOL) in children with tonsil and adenoid disease. DESIGN Cross-sectional multicenter survey series. SETTINGS A tertiary academic pediatric specialty hospital and a tertiary academic hospital in 2 different cities. PATIENTS AND OTHER PARTICIPANTS Consecutive series of 55 parents of children who were seen for tonsil and adenoid disease. INTERVENTION AND METHOD: Cross-sectional survey of the health status of affected… CONTINUE READING