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"Expecting a good quality of life in health: assessing people with diverse diseases and conditions using the WHOQoL-Bref" (Skevington & McCrate, 2012)

Discussion in 'PsychoSocial ME/CFS Research' started by Dolphin, Sep 11, 2018.

  1. Dolphin

    Dolphin Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    One of the conditions looked at was CFS. This doesn't seem to have been cited much in the CFS literature

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    https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/pdf/10.1111/j.1369-7625.2010.00650.x

    Health Expect. 2012 Mar; 15(1): 49–62.
    Published online 2011 Jan 31. doi: 10.1111/j.1369-7625.2010.00650.x
    PMCID: PMC5060606
    PMID: 21281412
     
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    It says "QoL was acceptable for several chronic disease groups:...CFS."

    Doesn't allow for different types and severities.
     
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    MeSci Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    Then it says "Psychological QoL was relatively good for dermatology and endocrine
    patients, well people and prisoners but only acceptable in CFS"

    ???
     
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