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Quality of Life Research

Uitgave 1/2014

Inhoudsopgave (40 Artikelen)

Fluctuations in appraisal over time in the context of stable versus non-stable health

Carolyn E. Schwartz, Brian R. Quaranto, Bruce D. Rapkin, Brian C. Healy, Timothy Vollmer, Mirjam A. G. Sprangers

Does self-management counseling in patients with heart failure improve quality of life? Findings from the Heart Failure Adherence and Retention Trial (HART)

Kathleen L. Grady, Carlos F. Mendes de Leon, Andrea T. Kozak, John F. Cursio, DeJuran Richardson, Elizabeth Avery, James E. Calvin Jr., Lynda H. Powell

Necessary and sufficient causes of participation post-stroke: practical and philosophical perspectives

Nancy E. Mayo, David Bronstein, Susan C. Scott, Lois E. Finch, Sydney Miller

Quality of life and emotional distress between patients on peritoneal dialysis versus community-based hemodialysis

K. Griva, A. W. Kang, Z. L. Yu, N. K. Mooppil, M Foo, Choong Meng Chan, S. P. Newman

Body mass index and health-related quality of life in apparently healthy individuals

Päivi E. Korhonen, Tellervo Seppälä, Salme Järvenpää, Hannu Kautiainen

Impact of diagnosis of diabetes on health-related quality of life among high risk individuals: the Diabetes Prevention Program outcomes study

D. Marrero, Q. Pan, E. Barrett-Connor, M. de Groot, P. Zhang, C. Percy, H. Florez, R. Ackermann, M. Montez, R. R. Rubin

A conceptual model of health-related quality of life in sarcoidosis

David E. Victorson, David Cella, Heidi Grund, Marc A. Judson

Open Access

Validation of the SF-36 in patients with endometriosis

Donald E. Stull, Radek Wasiak, Noemi Kreif, Mireia Raluy, Antje Colligs, Christian Seitz, Christoph Gerlinger

Quality of life in head and neck cancer patients after tumor therapy and subsequent rehabilitation: an exploratory study

Judit Nagy, Gábor Braunitzer, Márk Antal, Csaba Berkovits, Péter Novák, Katalin Nagy

Poor self-rated health associated with an increased risk of subsequent development of lung cancer

Hilde Kristin Refvik Riise, Trond Riise, Gerd Karin Natvig, Anne Kjersti Daltveit

Predictors of psychological well-being and stress among Jordanian menopausal women

Rania Y. Abdelrahman, Lubna A. Abushaikha, Mohammad A. al-Motlaq

Evaluation of a patient-reported continuity of care model for older adults

Suzanne E. Bentler, Robert O. Morgan, Beth A. Virnig, Fredric D. Wolinsky

Open Access Commentary

Innovations in e-health

Paul Wicks, Jon Stamford, Martha A. Grootenhuis, Lotte Haverman, Sara Ahmed

Assessing psychological well-being: self-report instruments for the NIH Toolbox

John M. Salsman, Jin-Shei Lai, Hugh C. Hendrie, Zeeshan Butt, Nicholas Zill, Paul A. Pilkonis, Christopher Peterson, Catherine M. Stoney, Pim Brouwers, David Cella

Exploratory and confirmatory factor analysis of the PROMIS pain quality item bank

Dennis A. Revicki, Karon F. Cook, Dagmar Amtmann, Neesha Harnam, Wen-Hung Chen, Francis J. Keefe

Cognitive interviewing of the US National Cancer Institute’s Patient-Reported Outcomes version of the Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events (PRO-CTCAE)

Jennifer L. Hay, Thomas M. Atkinson, Bryce B. Reeve, Sandra A. Mitchell, Tito R. Mendoza, Gordon Willis, Lori M. Minasian, Steven B. Clauser, Andrea Denicoff, Ann O’Mara, Alice Chen, Antonia V. Bennett, Diane B. Paul, Joshua Gagne, Lauren Rogak, Laura Sit, Vish Viswanath, Deborah Schrag, Ethan Basch

Brief Communication

The Piper Fatigue Scale-Revised: translation and psychometric evaluation in Spanish-speaking breast cancer survivors

Irene Cantarero-Villanueva, Carolina Fernández-Lao, Lourdes Díaz-Rodríguez, Antonio Ignacio Cuesta-Vargas, César Fernández-de-las-Peñas, Barbara F. Piper, Manuel Arroyo-Morales

Brief Communication

Reliability, validity and responsiveness of the Italian version of the Foot Function Index in patients with foot and ankle diseases

Nicolò Martinelli, Gennaro Maria Scotto, Elena Sartorelli, Carlo Bonifacini, Alberto Bianchi, Francesco Malerba

Brief Communication

Psychometric analysis of the Swedish translation of the WHO well-being index

Jesper Löve, Lena Andersson, Crystal Dea Moore, Gunnel Hensing

Open Access

The use of focus groups to develop a culturally relevant quality of life tool for lymphatic filariasis in Bangladesh

Lynne Zeldenryk, Marion Gray, Susan Gordon, Rick Speare, Moazzem Hossain

Brief Communication

The Functional Living Index-Cancer is a reliable and valid instrument in Chinese cancer patients

Daniel Y. T. Fong, Alvina H. K. Lee, Stewart Y. Tung, Janet Y. H. Wong, Y. M. Chan, Cynthia R. Goh, Y. B. Cheung

Few items in the thyroid-related quality of life instrument ThyPRO exhibited differential item functioning

Torquil Watt, Mogens Groenvold, Laszlo Hegedüs, Steen Joop Bonnema, Åse Krogh Rasmussen, Ulla Feldt-Rasmussen, Jakob Bue Bjorner

PROMIS® Parent Proxy Report Scales for children ages 5–7 years: an item response theory analysis of differential item functioning across age groups

James W. Varni, David Thissen, Brian D. Stucky, Yang Liu, Brooke Magnus, Hally Quinn, Debra E. Irwin, Esi Morgan DeWitt, Jin-Shei Lai, Dagmar Amtmann, Heather E. Gross, Darren A. DeWalt

Depression and painful conditions: patterns of association with health status and health utility ratings in the general population

Scott B. Patten, Jeanne V. A. Williams, Dina H. Lavorato, Andrew G. M. Bulloch, Gillian Currie, Herb Emery