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Quality of Life Research

Uitgave 4/2012

Inhoudsopgave (19 Artikelen)

Translating ‘distress’ and screening for emotional distress in multicultural cancer patients in Israel

Miri Cohen, Roni Gagin, Tali Cinamon, Tamar Stein, Marian Moscovitz, Abraham Kuten

The psychosocial correlates of quality of life in the dialysis population: a systematic review and meta-regression analysis

Ramony Chan, Robert Brooks, Zachary Steel, Tracy Heung, Jonathan Erlich, Josephine Chow, Michael Suranyi

Assessment of the psychological burden associated with pruritus in hemodialysis patients using the kidney disease quality of life short form

Gildete Barreto Lopes, Fernanda Conceição Pereira Nogueira, Milena Reis de Souza, Maria Auxiliadora Penalva, Josete Leão de Amorim, Ronald L. Pisoni, Bruce M. Robinson, Antonio Alberto Lopes

Changes in drug use are associated with health-related quality of life improvements among methadone maintenance patients with HIV/AIDS

Bach Xuan Tran, Arto Ohinmaa, Anh Thuy Duong, Nhan Thi Do, Long Thanh Nguyen, Quoc Cuong Nguyen, Steve Mills, Philip Jacobs, Stan Houston

Latent variable mixture models: a promising approach for the validation of patient reported outcomes

Richard Sawatzky, Pamela A. Ratner, Jacek A. Kopec, Bruno D. Zumbo

Open Access

Rating the methodological quality in systematic reviews of studies on measurement properties: a scoring system for the COSMIN checklist

Caroline B. Terwee, Lidwine B. Mokkink, Dirk L. Knol, Raymond W. J. G. Ostelo, Lex M. Bouter, Henrica C. W. de Vet

Open Access

Measurement properties of disease-specific questionnaires in patients with neck pain: a systematic review

Jasper M. Schellingerhout, Arianne P. Verhagen, Martijn W. Heymans, Bart W. Koes, Henrica C. de Vet, Caroline B. Terwee

Open Access

Psychometric properties of instruments to measure the quality of end-of-life care and dying for long-term care residents with dementia

Mirjam C. van Soest-Poortvliet, Jenny T. van der Steen, Sheryl Zimmerman, Lauren W. Cohen, Maartje. S. Klapwijk, Mirjam Bezemer, Wilco P. Achterberg, Dirk L. Knol, Miel W. Ribbe, Henrica C. W. de Vet

Brief Communication

The reliability and validity of Turkish version of Childhood Asthma Control Test

B. E. Sekerel, O. U. Soyer, O. Keskin, N. Uzuner, M. Yazicioglu, M. Kılıç, H. Artaç, S. Ozmen, D. Can, D. Zeyrek, H. Cokugras, Y. Canitez, M. Aydogan, S. Kuyucu, A. İnal, F. Gurkan, F. Orhan, O. Yilmaz, A. B. Boz, F. Tahan, O. Cevit

Brief Communication

Reliability and validity of the Portuguese version of the Stroke Impact Scale 2.0 (SIS 2.0)

Rui Soles Gonçalves, João Neves Gil, Luís Manuel Cavalheiro, Rui Dias Costa, Pedro Lopes Ferreira

PROMIS Pediatric Anger Scale: an item response theory analysis

Debra E. Irwin, Brian D. Stucky, Michelle M. Langer, David Thissen, Esi Morgan DeWitt, Jin-Shei Lai, Karin B. Yeatts, James W. Varni, Darren A. DeWalt

An assessment of the construct validity of the CHU9D in the Australian adolescent general population

Julie Ratcliffe, Katherine Stevens, Terry Flynn, John Brazier, Michael Sawyer

Open Access Erratum

Erratum to: Impaired health status and care dependency in patients with advanced COPD or chronic heart failure

Daisy J. A. Janssen, Frits M. E. Franssen, Emiel F. M. Wouters, Jos M. G. A. Schols, Martijn A. Spruit