Use of the Italian version of the Pediatric Asthma Quality of Life Questionnaire in the daily practice: results of a prospective study

@article{Ricci2009UseOT,
  title={Use of the Italian version of the Pediatric Asthma Quality of Life Questionnaire in the daily practice: results of a prospective study},
  author={Giampaolo Ricci and Arianna Dondi and Elena Baldi and Barbara Bendandi and Arianna Giannetti and Massimo Masi},
  journal={BMC Pediatrics},
  year={2009},
  volume={9},
  pages={30 - 30}
}
BACKGROUND Asthma is a serious global health problem and its prevalence is increasing, especially among children. It represents a significant social and economic burden, and it can severely affect the health-related quality of life (HRQL) of patients. Among the numerous questionnaires aiming at evaluating asthma HRQL in children, the Pediatric Asthma Quality of Life Questionnaire (PAQLQ) has proved to have good measurement properties.The present study was aimed at investigating the possible… CONTINUE READING

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