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Handbook of Disease Burdens and Quality of Life Measures

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    Book Overview
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    Chapter 1 The International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health: A Tool to Classify and Measure Functioning
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    Chapter 2 The Keele Assessment of Participation
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    Chapter 3 The Global Person Generated Index
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    Chapter 4 The Total Illness Burden Index
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    Chapter 5 The EQ-5D Health-Related Quality of Life Questionnaire
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    Chapter 6 The University of Washington Quality of Life Scale
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    Chapter 7 Comparison of Three Quality of Life Questionnaires in Urinary Incontinence
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    Chapter 8 Overview of Instruments Used to Assess Quality of Life in Dentistry
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    Chapter 9 SQOR-V: A Patient Reported Outcome Specifically Dedicated to Chronic Venous Disorders
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    Chapter 10 The Uniscale Assessment of Quality of Life: Applications to Oncology
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    Chapter 11 The Bone Metastases Quality of Life Questionnaire
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    Chapter 12 The Impact of Weight on Quality of Life Questionnaire
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    Chapter 13 The Quality in Later Life Questionnaire
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    Chapter 14 The MacDQOL Individualized Measure of the Impact of Macular Disease on Quality of Life
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    Chapter 15 Development and Assessment of Chinese General Quality of Life Instrument
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    Chapter 16 The Japanese Version of the EORTC Quality of Life Questionnaire
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    Chapter 17 Calculating QALYs and DALYs: Methods and Applications to Fatal and Non-Fatal Conditions
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    Chapter 18 Accuracy of Death Certifications and the Implications for Studying Disease Burdens
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    Chapter 19 Completeness and Accuracy of Death Dates and the Implications for Studying Disease Burdens: Focus on Alternative Data Sources
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    Chapter 20 Utility Scores for Comorbid Conditions: Methodological Issues and Advances
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    Chapter 21 Subjective Quality of Life Measures – General Principles and Concepts
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    Chapter 22 Standard Expected Years of Life Lost as a Measure of Disease Burden: An Investigation of Its Presentation, Meaning and Interpretation
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    Chapter 23 Health-Adjusted Life Expectancy: Concepts and Estimates
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    Chapter 24 Individual Disability-Adjusted Life Year: A Summary Health Outcome Indicator Used for Prospective Studies
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    Chapter 25 Integration of Quality of Life and Survival for Comparative Risk/Outcome Assessment in Healthcare Industry
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    Chapter 26 Disability-Adjusted Life Years in Occupational Injuries and Accidents
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    Chapter 27 The Income-Associated Burden of Disease in the United States
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    Chapter 28 Financial Burdens and Disability-Adjusted Life Years in Los Angeles County
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    Chapter 29 Burden of Disease Between Two Time Frames: Mexico Perspectives
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    Chapter 30 East/West Differences in Health in Europe: Rates, Expectancies and DALYs
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    Chapter 31 The Burden of Neglected Diseases in Developing Countries
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    Chapter 32 The Burden of Communicable and Non-Communicable Diseases in Developing Countries
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    Chapter 33 Economic Evaluation of Health Interventions: Tanzania Perspectives
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    Chapter 34 The Burden of Disease and Injury in Serbia
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    Chapter 35 Disease Burdens and Disability-Adjusted Life Years in Aboriginal and Non-Aboriginal Populations
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    Chapter 36 The Relationship Between the National Health Insurance Expenditures and the Burden of Disease Measures in the Iran
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    Chapter 37 The Burden of Maternal Mortality and Morbidity in the United States and Worldwide
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    Chapter 38 The Financial Implications of Pancreas Transplant Complications
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    Chapter 39 The Use of Pharmacoepidemiological Databases to Assess Disease Burdens: Application to Diabetes
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    Chapter 40 Years of Life Lost Due to Air Pollution in Switzerland: A Dynamic Exposure-Response Model
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    Chapter 41 Quantification of Deaths and DALYs Due to Chronic Exposure to Arsenic in Groundwaters Utilized for Drinking, Cooking and Irrigation of Food-Crops
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    Chapter 42 Disability-Adjusted Life Years in Children and Adolescents in Europe
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    Chapter 43 Disease Burden of Diarrheal and Respiratory Disorders in Children: Hong Kong Perspectives
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    Chapter 44 Burden of Disease in Elderly Mexican Population
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    Chapter 45 Years of Life Lost from Cancer and Applications to Research Funding
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    Chapter 46 Worldwide Burden of Gynecological Cancer
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    Chapter 47 Years of Life Lost from Lung, Stomach, Liver and Cervical Cancers: An Evaluation of the Top Cancer Killers
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    Chapter 48 Burden of Cancer in Serbia
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    Chapter 49 The Disease Burden of Mastectomy: Turkish Perspective and Impact on the Patient and Family
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    Chapter 50 The Burden of Chemotherapy Induced Nausea and Vomiting on Patients’ Daily Lives: Italian Perspectives
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    Chapter 51 Atherosclerotic Burden and Mortality
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    Chapter 52 Burden of Cardiovascular Diseases Among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples: Mortality, Hospitalization and Risk Factors
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    Chapter 53 Burden of Ischemic Heart Diseases in Serbia
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    Chapter 54 Burden of Cerebrovascular Diseases (Stroke) in Serbia
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    Chapter 55 DALYs and Public Health Programs for Stroke: Australian Perspectives
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    Chapter 56 Burden of Stroke: Indian Perspective
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    Chapter 57 Disability-Adjusted Life Years, Years of Life Lived with Disability, and Years of Life Lost in Stroke: Italian Perspectives
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    Chapter 58 Burden of Ischemic Stroke and Benefits of Stroke Unit Care and Thrombolytic Therapy
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    Chapter 59 Economic Burden of Complications During Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
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    Chapter 60 Features of Mediterranean Diet and Burden of Cardiovascular Disease
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    Chapter 61 Obesity’s Final Toll: Influence on Mortality Rate, Attributable Deaths, Years of Life Lost and Population Life Expectancy
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    Chapter 62 Financial Impact of Obesity
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    Chapter 63 Burden of Disease Attributable to Obesity and Overweight: Korean Focus
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    Chapter 64 Economic Burden of the Components of the Metabolic Syndrome
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    Chapter 65 Zinc Deficiency and DALYs in India: Impact Assessment and Economic Analyses
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    Chapter 66 The Impact of Infectious Diseases on the Development of Africa
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    Chapter 67 Measuring the Global Burden of Tuberculosis
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    Chapter 68 Burden of Tuberculosis: Serbian Perspectives
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    Chapter 69 DALYs and Diarrhea
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    Chapter 70 The Burden of Rotavirus Acute Gastroenteritis in Europe
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    Chapter 71 The Economic Burden of Rotavirus Diarrhea: Taiwan Perspectives
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    Chapter 72 Disease Burden of Dengue Fever and Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever
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    Chapter 73 Cost-Effectiveness of a Dengue Vaccine in Southeast Asia and Panama: Preliminary Estimates
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    Chapter 74 Burden of Sexually Transmitted Chlamydia trachomatis Infections
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    Chapter 75 Disease Burden from Group A Neisseria meningitidis Meningitis in Hyperendemic Countries of the African Meningitis Belt
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    Chapter 76 DALYs in Chronic Hepatitis C : A Paneuropean Perspective
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    Chapter 77 Economics and Vaccines
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    Chapter 78 Economic Costs and Disability-Adjusted Life Years in Polio Eradication: A Long-Run Global Perspective
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    Chapter 79 Financial Burdens and Disability-Adjusted Life Years in Echinococcosis
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    Chapter 80 Measuring Japanese Encephalitis (JE) Disease Burden in Asia
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    Chapter 81 Pandemic Influenza: Potential Contribution to Disease Burden
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    Chapter 82 Prophylaxis of Healthcare Workers in an Influenza Pandemic
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    Chapter 83 The Burden of Human African Trypanosomiasis
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    Chapter 84 The Economic Burden of Malaria in Nigeria and Willingness to Pay
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    Chapter 85 Measurement of Adverse Health Burden Related to Sexual Behavior
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    Chapter 86 Global Burden of Mental Health
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    Chapter 87 Disease Burden and Disability-Adjusted Life Years Due to Schizophrenia and Psychotic Disorders
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    Chapter 88 The Societal Costs of Anxiety and Mood Disorders: An Epidemiological Perspective
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    Chapter 89 Estimating the Disease Burden of Combat-Related Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in United States Veterans and Military Service Members
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    Chapter 90 Estimating the Disease Burden of Seasonal Affective Disorder
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    Chapter 91 The Disease Burden of Suicide: Conceptual Challenges and Measurement Standards
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    Chapter 92 The Disease Burden Due to Epilepsy in Rural China
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    Chapter 93 Alcohol Consumption and Burden of Disease: Germany and Switzerland
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    Chapter 94 Alcoholic Beverage Preference, Morbidity and Mortality
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    Chapter 95 Burden of Disease Due to Alcohol and Alcohol Related Research
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    Chapter 96 Years Life Lost Due to Smoking: A Korean Focus
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    Chapter 97 The Health and Economic Consequences of Smoking and Smoking Cessation Interventions: The Dutch Perspective
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    Chapter 98 Life Years Saved, Quality-Adjusted Life Years Saved and Cost-Effectiveness of a School-Based Tobacco Prevention Program
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    Chapter 99 Burden of Disease and Years Lived with Disability Associated with Musculoskeletal Pain
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    Chapter 100 Financial Burdens and Disability-Adjusted Life Years in Loss of Vision Due to Trachoma
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    Chapter 101 The Economic Burden of Rheumatoid Arthritis: Asia/Thailand Perspective
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    Chapter 102 Quality of Life-Related Concepts: Theoretical and Practical Issues
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    Chapter 103 Alternative Therapies and Quality of Life
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    Chapter 104 Leisure-Time Physical Activity and Quality of Life
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    Chapter 105 Spa Therapy and Quality of Life
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    Chapter 106 Health-Related Quality of Life and Prioritization Strategies in Waiting Lists: Spanish Aspects
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    Chapter 107 Hirsutism and Quality of Life
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    Chapter 108 Oral Health-Related Quality of Life
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    Chapter 109 Quality of Life Issues in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
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    Chapter 110 Hemoglobin Fluctuations and Correlation with Quality of Life and Fatigue
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    Chapter 111 Anemia and Quality of Life: Association with Diagnosis and Treatment of Anemias
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    Chapter 112 Quality of Life in Hemophilia
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    Chapter 113 Quality of Life in Amenorrhea and Oligomenorrhea
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    Chapter 114 Quality of Life Among Japanese Oral Contraceptive Users
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    Chapter 115 Premenstrual Syndrome and Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder: Issues of Quality of Life, Stress and Exercise
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    Chapter 116 Quality of Life and Infertility
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    Chapter 117 Speech Determines Quality of Life Following Total Laryngectomy: The Emperors New Voice?
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    Chapter 118 Health-Related Quality of Life of Living Kidney Donors
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    Chapter 119 Quality of Life and Tryptophan Degradation
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    Chapter 120 L-Carnitine Supplementation on Quality of Life and Other Health Measures
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    Chapter 121 Quality of Life Among Diabetic Subjects: Indian Perspectives
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    Chapter 122 Healthy Lifestyle Habits and Health-Related Quality of Life in Diabetes
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    Chapter 123 Quality of Life in Patients with Diabetic Foot Ulcers
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    Chapter 124 Obstructive Sleep Apnea Hypopnea Syndrome and Quality of Life
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    Chapter 125 Quality of Life and Pruritus
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    Chapter 126 Quality of Life and Costs in Atopic Dermatitis
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    Chapter 127 Quality of Life in Crohn’s Disease
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    Chapter 128 Impact of Self-Perceived Bothersomeness, Quality of Life and Overactive Bladder
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    Chapter 129 Quality of Life in Men with Chronic Prostatitis/Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome
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    Chapter 130 Quality of Life in Kidney Transplantation
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    Chapter 131 Quality of Life in Liver Cirrhosis
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    Chapter 132 Quality of Life and Functional Outcome in Pediatric Patients Requiring Surgery: Italian Perspectives
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    Chapter 133 Breast Reduction Surgery and Quality of Life and Clinical Outcomes
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    Chapter 134 Quality of Life and Postoperative Anesthesia in Gastrointestinal Surgery
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    Chapter 135 Health-Related Quality of Life After Surgery for Crohn’s Disease
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    Chapter 136 Postoperative Quality of Life Assessment in the Over 80's After Cardiac Surgery
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    Chapter 137 Quality of Life and Financial Measures in Surgical and Non-Surgical Treatments in Emphysema
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    Chapter 138 Quality of Life After Revascularization and Major Amputation for Lower Extremity Arterial Disease
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    Chapter 139 Quality of Life After Laser Surgery for Eye Disorders
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    Chapter 140 Intrauterine Growth Restriction and Later Quality of Life
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    Chapter 141 Assessment of Quality of Life During Pregnancy and in the Postnatal Period
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    Chapter 142 Generic Quality of Life Measures for Children and Adolescents
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    Chapter 143 Quality of Life in Children with Cerebral Palsy
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    Chapter 144 Quality of Life Measures in Children with Cancer
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    Chapter 145 Quality of Life in Healthy and Chronically Ill Icelandic Children: Agreement Between Child’s Self-Report and Parents’ Proxy-Report
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    Chapter 146 Health-Related Quality of Life in Obese Children and Adolescents
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    Chapter 147 Implementing Interventions to Enhance Quality of Life in Overweight Children and Adolescents
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    Chapter 148 Adolescent Quality of Life in Australia
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    Chapter 149 Health-Related Quality of Life Among University Students
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    Chapter 150 The Quality of Life and the Impact of Interventions on the Health Outcomes of Looked After and Accommodated Young People
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    Chapter 151 Quality of Life Measures During the Menopause
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    Chapter 152 Low Testosterone Level in Men and Quality of Life
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    Chapter 153 Measuring Quality of Life in Macular Degeneration
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    Chapter 154 Quality of Life Measures in the Elderly and Later Life
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    Chapter 155 Cochlear Implant Outcomes and Quality of Life in the Elderly
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    Chapter 156 Back Pain and Quality of Life in Elderly Women
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    Chapter 157 Measuring Quality of Life at the End of Life
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    Chapter 158 Quality of Life Measures in the Elderly and the Role of Social Support in Elderly Chinese
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    Chapter 159 Quality of Life in Elderly Dyspnea Patients
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    Chapter 160 Quality of Life and Age Urinary Incontinence Severity: Turkish Perspectives
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    Chapter 161 Quality of Life Measures in Elderly Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Japanese Perspectives
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    Chapter 162 Chemotherapy for Brain Metastasis and Quality of Life
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    Chapter 163 Quality of Life Measures in Patients with Esophageal Cancer
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    Chapter 164 Quality of Life Measures in Head and Neck Cancer
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    Chapter 165 Quality of Life in Breast Cancer Patients: An Overview of the Literature
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    Chapter 166 Quality of Life with Localized Prostate Cancer: Japanese Perspectives
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    Chapter 167 Quality of Life in Men Undergoing Radical Prostatectomy for Prostate Cancer
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    Chapter 168 Myeloproliferative Disorders and the Chronic Leukemias: Symptom Burden and Impact in Quality of Life
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    Chapter 169 Quality of Life in Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma: Effect of Treatment with Cytokine Therapy and Targeted Agents
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    Chapter 170 Quality of Life for Patients Receiving Cancer Chemotherapy: The Japanese Perspective
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    Chapter 171 Quality of Life Measures in Caregivers of Patients with Cancer
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    Chapter 172 Cancer: Influence of Nutrition on Quality of Life
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    Chapter 173 Quality of Life, Drugs and Diet in Hypertensive Patients
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    Chapter 174 Measurement Issues in the Assessment of Quality of Life in Patients with Coronary Heart Disease
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    Chapter 175 Influence of Age, Sex and Episode Recurrence on Quality of Life in Atrial Fibrillation
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    Chapter 176 Quality of Life Measures in Acute Coronary Syndromes: The Evaluation of Predictors in this Field of Research
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    Chapter 177 Home Mechanical Ventilation and Quality of Life Measures
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    Chapter 178 Quality of Life in Children with Asthma
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    Chapter 179 Efficacy of Environmental Interventions on Asthma-Related Quality of Life
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    Chapter 180 Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Lung Function and Quality of Life in Adult Chinese
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    Chapter 181 Health-Related Quality of Life in Eating Disorders
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    Chapter 182 Weight-Related Stigmatization: Effects on the Quality of Life of Obese Adolescents
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    Chapter 183 Malnutrition in Chronic Kidney Disease and Relationship to Quality of Life
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    Chapter 184 Nutrition and Quality of Life in Hemodialysis – the Impact of Nutritional Status and Quality of Life on Morbidity and Mortality in Hemodialysis Patients
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    Chapter 185 Nutritional Wasting in Cancer and Quality of Life: The Value of Early Individualized Nutritional Counseling
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    Chapter 186 Quality of Life Measures in HIV Low Income Women: How to Use Quality of Life to Design, Implement and Evaluate Programs
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    Chapter 187 Quality of Life and Financial Measures in HIV/AIDS in Southern Africa
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    Chapter 188 Quality of Life in Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura: China Perspectives
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    Chapter 189 Health-Related Quality of Life in Adults with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
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    Chapter 190 Translation, Cultural Adaptation and Validation of Health-Related Quality of Life Assessment Tools: A Brazilian Perspective on Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
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    Chapter 191 Cognitive Function, Mood and Health-Related Quality of Life in Hepatitis C Virus-Infected Individuals
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    Chapter 192 Quality of Life in Urticaria
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    Chapter 193 Quality of Life in Group-Based Intervention Program in Inflammatory Bowel Disease
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    Chapter 194 Housing and Quality of Life: An Ecological Perspective
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    Chapter 195 Quality of Life of Urban Slum Residents
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    Chapter 196 Quality of Life and Chronic Illness among Refugee Populations
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    Chapter 197 Health-Related Quality of Life in Prisoners
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    Chapter 198 Quality of Life in War Veterans
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    Chapter 199 Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Quality of Life in Women
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    Chapter 200 Relation Between Sexuality and Health-Related Quality of Life
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    Chapter 201 The Correlations Between the Presence of Comorbidities, Psychological Distress and Health-Related Quality of Life
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    Chapter 202 Quality of Life and Stigma
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    Chapter 203 Depressive Symptoms and Health-Related Quality of Life
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    Chapter 204 Quality of Life and Depression in Patient-Giver Scenarios: Reference to Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
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    Chapter 205 Quality of Life and Depression in Police Officers: Perspectives from Chinese in Taiwan
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    Chapter 206 Health-Related Quality of Life in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Subjects and their Relatives [1]: Overview
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    Chapter 207 Health-Related Quality of Life in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Subjects and Their Relatives [2]: A Systematic Review and Original Data of Assessment of Quality of Life Measured by WHOQOL-BREF
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    Chapter 208 Quality of Life in Bipolar Disorder
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    Chapter 209 Issues in Quality of Life Assessment in Schizophrenia
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    Chapter 210 Health-Related Quality of Life in Parents of Children with Asperger Syndrome and High-Functioning Autism
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    Chapter 211 Quality of Life and Neuropsychological Symptoms in Primary Hyperparathyroidism
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    Chapter 212 Children with Cerebral Palsy, Psychometric Analysis and Quality of Life
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    Chapter 213 Quality of Life in Dementia Patients and Their Proxies: A Narrative Review of the Concept and Measurement Scales
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    Chapter 214 Quality of Life and Drug Abuse
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    Chapter 215 Quality of Life in HIV Positive Injecting Drug Users
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    Chapter 216 Quality of Life Measurement and Alcoholism: A Nursing Perspective
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    Chapter 217 Quality of Life and Psychiatric Symptomatology in Alcohol Detoxification
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    Chapter 218 Quality of Life in Patients Affected by Multiple Sclerosis: A Systematic Review
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    Chapter 219 Quality of Life in People with Lower-Limb Amputation
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    Chapter 220 Quality of Life in Spinal Cord Injury
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    Chapter 221 Quality of Life in Sporadic Adult-Onset Ataxia
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    Chapter 222 Quality of Life in Systemic Sclerosis
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    Chapter 223 Quality of Life in Toenail Onychomycosis
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    Chapter 224 Quality of Life Measures in the Deaf
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    Chapter 225 Hearing Aids and Quality of Life
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    Chapter 226 Cochlear Implantation and Quality of Life in Deafness
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    Chapter 227 Quality of Life Measures for the Visually Impaired: Sub-Sahara Africa
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    Chapter 228 Health-Related Quality of Life in Pain Medicine: A Review of Theory and Practice
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    Chapter 229 Relationship Between Pain and Quality of Life
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    Chapter 230 Quality of Life in Ankylosing Spondylitis and Undifferentiated Spondyloarthropathy: Chinese Perspectives
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    Chapter 231 Quality of Life Measures in Fibromyalgia
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    Chapter 232 Quality of Life and Low Back Pain
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    Chapter 233 Disease Burden, Quality of Life and Other Measures in Polymyalgia Rheumatica
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    Chapter 234 Health-Related Quality of Life in Movement Disorders
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    Chapter 235 Quality of Life Measures in Lower Limb Ischaemia
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    Chapter 236 Quality of Life among Primary Caregivers of Rheumatic Patients – a South American Experience
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    Chapter 237 Quality of Life in Conservatively Treated Lumbar Disc Disease
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    Chapter 238 Quality of Life and Stress in Wheelchair-Users
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    Chapter 239 Exercise and Quality of Life in Menopause
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    Chapter 240 Exercise and Quality of Life in COPD
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    Chapter 5001 A10
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    Chapter 5002 A10A
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    Chapter 5003 A10B
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    Chapter 5004 AABR
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    Chapter 5005 AAC
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    Chapter 5006 Abdominal Obesity
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    Chapter 5007 ABI
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    Chapter 5008 Absolute Risk
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    Chapter 5009 Abstainer
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    Chapter 5010 Accommodation
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    Chapter 5011 Accuracy
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    Chapter 5012 ACE Inhibitors
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    Chapter 5013 Achilles Foot-Screening Project
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    Chapter 5014 Acquired Immuno Deficiency Syndrome
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    Chapter 5712 Generic Tools
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    Chapter 6369 Polysaccharide Vaccine
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Title
Handbook of Disease Burdens and Quality of Life Measures
Published by
Springer New York, January 2010
DOI 10.1007/978-0-387-78665-0
ISBNs
978-0-387-78664-3, 978-0-387-78665-0
Authors

Preedy, Victor R, Watson, Ronald R

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Victor R. Preedy, Ronald R. Watson

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Country Count As %
United States 4 <1%
Portugal 2 <1%
Brazil 2 <1%
Australia 1 <1%
Bangladesh 1 <1%
Finland 1 <1%
France 1 <1%
Unknown 448 97%

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Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 82 18%
Student > Bachelor 62 13%
Student > Ph. D. Student 43 9%
Researcher 33 7%
Student > Postgraduate 28 6%
Other 79 17%
Unknown 133 29%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 95 21%
Nursing and Health Professions 42 9%
Psychology 23 5%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 21 5%
Social Sciences 21 5%
Other 119 26%
Unknown 139 30%