The impact of lipoprotein lipase deficiency on health-related quality of life: a detailed, structured, qualitative study

@inproceedings{Neelamekam2017TheIO,
  title={The impact of lipoprotein lipase deficiency on health-related quality of life: a detailed, structured, qualitative study},
  author={Sasi Neelamekam and See Kwok and Rachel Malone and Anthony S Wierzbicki and Handrean Soran},
  booktitle={Orphanet journal of rare diseases},
  year={2017}
}
BACKGROUND Lipoprotein lipase deficiency (LPLD) is an autosomal recessive inherited disorder caused by loss-of-function mutations in genes involved in the lipoprotein lipase pathway. It is characterised by chylomicronaemia, severe hypertriglyceridaemia and an increased risk of recurrent pancreatitis that often requires hospitalisation. This research aimed… CONTINUE READING