The Clinical COPD Questionnaire: response to pulmonary rehabilitation and minimal clinically important difference.

@article{Kon2014TheCC,
  title={The Clinical COPD Questionnaire: response to pulmonary rehabilitation and minimal clinically important difference.},
  author={Samantha S C Kon and Deniz Dilaver and Manvi Mittal and Claire M Nolan and Amy L Clark and Jane L Canavan and Sarah E. O. Jones and Michael Iain Polkey and William D-C. Man},
  journal={Thorax},
  year={2014},
  volume={69 9},
  pages={793-8}
}
BACKGROUND The Clinical COPD Questionnaire (CCQ) is a simple 10-item, health-related quality of life questionnaire (HRQoL) with good psychometric properties. However, little data exists regarding the responsiveness of the CCQ to pulmonary rehabilitation (PR) or the minimal clinically important difference (MCID). The study aims were to assess the responsiveness of the CCQ to PR, to compare the responsiveness of the CCQ to other HRQoL questionnaires and to provide estimates for the MCID… CONTINUE READING