son escasos y no existen instrumentos específicos en español para su evaluación. En este artículo se . genéricos SF y el WHOQOL-BREF. Estos tipos de. The WHOQOL has been developed from an extensive pilot test of some These questions represent the finalized version of the WHOQOL to be. This manual was drafted by Alison Harper on behalf of the WHOQOL group. The. WHOQOL group comprises a coordinating group, collaborating investigators in.

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To participate in this study, caregivers were required to satisfy all of the following conditions: A total of patients in China ucestionario chronic diseases including hypertension, schizophrenia, stroke, end-stage renal disease, head and neck cancer and breast cancer and family members who were their caregivers were assessed at baseline and one year later.

Odd ratios and confidence intervals. It is cuestionadio short version of the original questionnaire, intended for limited-time situations. Overall, Cronbach’s a for each domain and the general QOL facet exceeded 0.

Validación del cuestionario de calidad de vida (WHOQOL-BREF) en adultos mayores chilenos

Hence we used the following approaches: Problems of HRQL assessment: All facet scores and domain scores in the WHOQOL are transformed to reflect a scale from 0 to 1with higher scores denoting a better quality of life. This document may not be reviewed, abstracted, quoted, reproduced, translated, referred to in bibliographical matter or cited, in part or in whole, without the prior written permission of WHO.

British Journal of Psychology, However, scores on the social relationships facet and the qhoqol-bref support facet were higher in patients with breast cancer.


Janice Robinson janmarco shaw. Results of the fit models for each item.

The WHO quality of life (WHOQOL) questionnaire: Spanish development and validation studies.

Instead, an additional set of items that focussed on Intimacy rather than Sexual Activity was written and tested at the Field Trial whoqol–bref of the cuestuonario and have now been included in the final version of the module as a separate facet. For 9 of 30 comparisons made for patients with renal disease, scores were lowest in the QOL for the physical cuestiohario, especially for physical functioning and independence. A practical solution to the pervasive problem of internal consistency estimation.

Paraguayan participants scored lower in items measuring the overall quality of life and satisfaction with health, as well as those that evaluated energy in everyday life, physical acceptance, and economic ease. Our study showed that the WHOQOL is able to respond to changes in patients’ and caregivers’ quality of life over time.

For all groups, the mean duration of illness was less than 5 years. Cuestipnario this section all the results obtained in the different analyses will be presented, including the goodness of fit of the models and the odd ratios with their confidence interval. ReadCube Visualizar o texto.

Not at all Slightly Moderately Very Extremely 1 2 3 4 5 6. It may also partly explain why many of the facets of QOL in patients with head and neck cancer and breast cancer were not the lowest.

We cuestiobario needed to replicate these analyses in the present study with larger numbers. At baseline, the mean age of the patients who had hypertension and those who had had a stroke was higher than in other groups.

The same guidelines in administration and correction of raw scores were applied in each participating country. The instrument showed a good performance concerning internal consistency, discriminant validity, criterion validity, concurrent validity and test-retest reliability. Quality of Life Assesment Are cross-cultural comparisons of personality profiles meaningful?


Results of the effects associated with nationality in each model cuesgionario presented in terms of odds ratios in order to provide an interpretable magnitude of the effects. Because these changes in facets or domains of QOL vary according to patient groups or clinical outcome, it is better to use the domain or facet scores rather than the global scores for evaluating the QOL; there is thus no total score for the WHOQOL 3.

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The questionnaire development was conducted according to the following multi-step proce- dure: Although it has been possible to gene- rate a common younger adults version of the WHOQOL and this has been supported by empirical analyses The WHOQOL Group a, bthe possibility remains that diverse attitudes across cultures towards older adults may require the production of dif- ferent older adults modules.

The present study reports on the use of this instrument among patients in China with chronic illnesses and their family members who act as caregivers.

The first factor included facets cuestionsrio to the physical health and independence domains except the work facet. Soc Sci Med ;