Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Health-related quality of life in chronic coagulation disorders

Talaulikar, Dipti; Shadbolt, Bruce; McDonald, A; Pidcock, Michael

Description

Measurement of health-related quality of life (HR-QoL) is used in patients with haemophilia as a way of assessing the effectiveness of health care, especially as cure is not possible. We report the first such study on patients with chronic coagulation disorders in Australia, using The RAND 36-item Health Survey 1.0 (SF-36), a standardized validated questionnaire combined with a semistructured interview. The mean scores for the eight domains of the SF-36 ranged from 52.5 ± 42.1 for physical role...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2006
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/25749
Source: Haemophilia
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2516.2006.01358.x

Download

File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Talaulikar_Health-related_quality_of_life_2006.pdf201.72 kBAdobe PDF    Request a copy


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  12 November 2018/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator