Quality of life diabetes mellitus: definitions, modern research approaches, tool for evaluation

Yuliya Andreevna Shishkova, Oleg Gennad'evich Motovilin, Elena Viktorovna Surkova, Aleksandr Yur'evich Mayorov
2011 Saharnyj Diabet  
Quality of life (QoL) studies are very important in many chronic diseases. Diabetes srongly impacts on QoL because of complex control and treatment regiments and multiple somatic symptoms (acute and chronic complications). In turn, QoL has a significant impact on the prognosis of the disease. The paper reviws QoL definitions, evaluation approaches in medicine, list of examination tools.
doi:10.14341/2072-0351-6227 fatcat:if6n2wtr6zfmnowtvthjh3ysz4