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Quality of Life Research 9/2017
Quality of Life Research

Uitgave 9/2017


Inhoudsopgave (25 Artikelen)

21-03-2017 | Review

Measurement invariance of the Satisfaction with Life Scale: reviewing three decades of research
Scott D. Emerson, Martin Guhn, Anne M. Gadermann

Open Access 30-03-2017 | Review

The patient’s experience of primary ciliary dyskinesia: a systematic review
Laura Behan, Bruna Rubbo, Jane S. Lucas, Audrey Dunn Galvin


Making decisions about breast reconstruction: A systematic review of patient-reported factors influencing choice
Kathy Flitcroft, Meagan Brennan, Andrew Spillane


RETRACTED ARTICLE: The efficacy of Guolin-Qigong on the body-mind health of Chinese women with breast cancer: a randomized controlled trial
Pei Liu, Jieshu You, Wing T. Y. Loo, Youzhi Sun, Yanhua He, Huiping Sit, Lei Jia, Meikuen Wong, Zhiyu Xia, Xiao Zheng, Zhiyu Wang, Neng Wang, Lixing Lao, Jianping Chen


Impact of an electronic monitoring device and behavioral feedback on adherence to multiple sclerosis therapies in youth: results of a randomized trial
E. Ann Yeh, Stephanie A. Grover, Victoria E. Powell, Gulay Alper, Brenda L. Banwell, Kim Edwards, Mark Gorman, Jennifer Graves, Timothy E. Lotze, Jean K. Mah, Lauren Mednick, Jayne Ness, Maya Obadia, Ruth Slater, Amy Waldman, Emmanuelle Waubant, Carolyn E. Schwartz, on behalf of the Pediatric MS Adherence Study Group

Open Access 17-04-2017

Online support groups for head and neck cancer and health-related quality of life
Eamar Algtewi, Janine Owens, Sarah R. Baker


Income and health-related quality of life among prostate cancer patients over a one-year period after radical prostatectomy: a linear mixed model analysis
Jens Klein, Daniel Lüdecke, Kerstin Hofreuter-Gätgens, Margit Fisch, Markus Graefen, Olaf von dem Knesebeck


The association between fear of cancer recurrence and quality of life among Chinese cancer survivors: main effect hypothesis and buffering hypothesis
Dalnim Cho, Qian Lu

Open Access 20-04-2017

Clinical setting-based smoking cessation programme and the quality of life in people living with HIV in Austria and Germany
Igor Grabovac, Helmut Brath, Horst Schalk, Olaf Degen, Thomas E. Dorner


Quality of life among perinatally HIV-affected and HIV-unaffected school-aged and adolescent Ugandan children: a multi-dimensional assessment of wellbeing in the post-HAART era
A. K. Nkwata, S. K. Zalwango, F. N. Kizza, J. N. Sekandi, J. Mutanga, M. Zhang, P. M. Musoke, A. E. Ezeamama


Measurement of quality of life and attitudes towards illness in children and young people with chronic kidney disease
Jennifer Heath, Paul Norman, Martin Christian, Alan Watson


Impact of marital status and comorbid disorders on health-related quality of life after cardiac surgery
Ann Kristin Bjørnnes, Monica Parry, Ragnhild Falk, Judy Watt-Watson, Irene Lie, Marit Leegaard


Linking of the quality of life in neurological disorders (Neuro-QoL) to the international classification of functioning, disability and health
Alex W. K. Wong, Stephen C. L. Lau, David Cella, Jin-Shei Lai, Guanli Xie, Lidian Chen, Chetwyn C. H. Chan, Allen W. Heinemann


Gratitude mediates quality of life differences between fibromyalgia patients and healthy controls
Loren Toussaint, Fuschia Sirois, Jameson Hirsch, Annemarie Weber, Christian Vajda, Jorg Schelling, Niko Kohls, Martin Offenbacher


Depression severity and concentration difficulties are independently associated with HRQOL in patients with unipolar depressive disorders
A. Fattori, L. Neri, A. Bellomo, M. Vaggi, C. Mencacci, the ILDE Study Group

Open Access 22-05-2017

The relationship between internalized stigma and quality of life among people with mental illness: are self-esteem and sense of coherence sequential mediators?
Piotr Świtaj, Paweł Grygiel, Anna Chrostek, Izabela Nowak, Jacek Wciórka, Marta Anczewska

Open Access 11-04-2017

The impact of quality-of-life data in relative effectiveness assessments of new anti-cancer drugs in European countries
Sarah Kleijnen, Teresa Leonardo Alves, Kim Meijboom, Iga Lipska, Anthonius De Boer, Hubertus G. Leufkens, Wim G. Goettsch


Further evidence on EQ-5D-5L preference inversion: a Brazil/U.S. collaboration
Benjamin M. Craig, Andréa L. Monteiro, Michael Herdman, Marisa Santos

Open Access 31-05-2017

Use of large-scale HRQoL datasets to generate individualised predictions and inform patients about the likely benefit of surgery
Nils Gutacker, Andrew Street


Screening for depression in arthritis populations: an assessment of differential item functioning in three self-reported questionnaires
Jinxiang Hu, Michael M. Ward


Development and initial validation of a short three-dimensional inventory of character strengths
Wenjie Duan, He Bu

07-04-2017 | Brief Communication

Assessment of apathy minimising the effect of motor dysfunctions in Parkinson’s disease: a validation study of the dimensional apathy scale
Gabriella Santangelo, Alfonsina D’Iorio, Fausta Piscopo, Sofia Cuoco, Katia Longo, Marianna Amboni, Chiara Baiano, Domenico Tafuri, Maria Teresa Pellecchia, Paolo Barone, Carmine Vitale


Parent-reported cognitive function is associated with leukoencephalopathy in children with brain tumors
Jin-Shei Lai, Corey Bregman, Frank Zelko, Cindy Nowinski, David Cella, Jennifer J. Beaumont, Stewart Goldman

Open Access 25-04-2017

Measuring hemophilia caregiver burden: validation of the Hemophilia Caregiver Impact measure
Carolyn E. Schwartz, Victoria E. Powell, Adi Eldar-Lissai


Linking existing instruments to develop a continuum of care measure: accuracy comparison using function-related group classification
Chih-Ying Li, Sergio Romero, Kit N. Simpson, Heather S. Bonilha, Annie N. Simpson, Ickpyo Hong, Craig A. Velozo