association of asthma control test (ACT) with asthma quality of life questionnaire ( AQLQ) and guideline based control assessment. We also aimed to investigate. The purpose of the present study was to examine the validity and reliability of the Asthma Quality of Life Questionnaire-AQLQ(S) in a sample of. AIM: To test the discriminative metric properties and specificity of the Serbian version of the Asthma Quality of Life Questionnaire (AQLQ) for assessment of the .
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Tests of statistical significance and General Linear Model were used to explore the correlation between characteristics of patients, disease, and environment, and AQLQ scores. The Asthma Quality of Life Questionnaire AQLQ was developed to measure the functional problems physical, emotional, social and occupational that are most troublesome to adults years with asthma.
In addition, we have shown that a change in score of 0. Adaptation of the Asthma Quality of Life Questionnaire to a second language preserves its critical properties: This allows patients to select 5 activities in which they are most limited and these activities will be assessed at each follow-up.
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An item standardized Asthma Quality of Life Questionnaire-AQLQ(S).
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Validity In more than qhestionnaire published validation studies conducted in a variety of questoonnaire, the AQLQ has shown very strong measurement properties. Form atopic and nonatopic and duration of disease, as well as stressful life events were not significantly related to asthmatic patients’ quality of life. Step 3 – If you decide to go ahead, you will be requested to sign the full study-specific user agreement and return it completed to Mapi Research Trust e-mail and hardcopy for our records.
Am Rev Respir Dis ; To test the discriminative metric properties and specificity of the Serbian version of the Asthma Quality of Life Questionnaire AQLQ for assessment of the quality of life in asthma patients.
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These studies have built up very strong evidence that the AQLQ really does measure the health-related quality of life of adults with asthma.
Assessment of the Asthma Quality of Life Questionnaire (AQLQ): Serbian translation.
Knowledge, self-management, compliance and quality of life in asthma: Evaluation of impairment of health related quality of life in asthma: Exclusive vendor for translation work: This is the property that is needed both in clinical practice and in clinical trials where it is important to be able to detect small changes within individual patients even if the changes are small. The overall AQLQ score is the mean of all 32 responses and the individual domain scores are the means of the items in those domains.
Extensive construct validity studies both cross-sectional and questionnaire have shown that the AQLQ correlates appropriately with other measures of clinical asthma status and generic health status and responds to known efficacious treatment. The Cronbach’s alpha ranged from 0. Reliability of the questionnaire was evaluated by determining its internal consistency with Cronbach’s alpha coefficient. The Questionnaire There are 32 questions in the AQLQ and they are in 4 domains symptoms, activity limitation, emotional function and environmental stimuli.
After linguistic validation, AQLQ was administered, as well as Paykel’s scale of stressful life events.
Mrs Jilly Styles – jill qoltech. There are 32 questions in the AQLQ and they are in 4 domains symptoms, activity limitation, emotional function and environmental stimuli. To measure the functional impairments that are most troublesome to adults years as a result of their asthma. The listed translations may not have questilnnaire a full linguistic validation process and may require further work to be suitable for use in a study.
Distributed by Mapi Research Trust. Am Rev Respir Dis ; Development After identifying all the possible problems that adults with asthma may experience, we asked patients to tell us which of these problems they had experienced as a result of their asthma. Questionnairr cultural adaptation studies have also shown that the same problems are troublesome to asthma patients questionnaite. The AQLQ is also very responsive to within-patient change over time.
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English for North America Formats: The items that were identified most frequently and scored highest were included in the AQLQ. Electronic versions Mapi Research Trust officially and exclusively distributes all electronic versions of the questionnaires developed by Professor E.
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