Quality of life evaluation in wounds: validation of the Freiburg Life Quality Assessment-wound module, a disease-specific instrument.

@article{Augustin2010QualityOL,
  title={Quality of life evaluation in wounds: validation of the Freiburg Life Quality Assessment-wound module, a disease-specific instrument.},
  author={Matthias Augustin and Katharina Herberger and Stephan Jeff Rustenbach and Ines Schaefer and Ina Zschocke and Christine Blome},
  journal={International wound journal},
  year={2010},
  volume={7 6},
  pages={
          493-501
        }
}
Many patients with chronic wounds suffer not only directly from their wounds but also from high financial, social and psychological impairments, significantly reducing their quality of life. In order to provide an instrument both applicable to different patient populations and sensitive to areas of impact specific to certain skin diseases, the modular instrument 'Freiburg Life Quality Assessment' has been developed. Each disease-specific version of the instrument consists of a core module of… CONTINUE READING

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