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December 19, 2013

Quality of Life Research, Vol.22 , Iss.9

Quality of Life Research, Volume 22 , Issue 9 is now available on SpringerLink.

 

In this issue:

 

Changing values, changing outcomes: the influence of reprioritization response shift on outcome assessment after spine surgery
Carolyn E. Schwartz , Tolulope T. Sajobi , Lisa M. Lix , Brian R. Quaranto & Joel A. Finkelstein
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Review
Does providing feedback on patient-reported outcomes to healthcare professionals result in better outcomes for patients? A systematic review
Maria B. Boyce & John P. Browne
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Deriving clinically meaningful cut-scores for fatigue in a cohort of breast cancer survivors: a Health, Eating, Activity, and Lifestyle (HEAL) Study
Angela M. Stover , Bryce B. Reeve , Barbara F. Piper , Catherine M. Alfano , Ashley Wilder Smith , Sandra A. Mitchell , Leslie Bernstein , Kathy B. Baumgartner , Anne McTiernan & Rachel Ballard-Barbash
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Quality-of-life loss of people admitted to burn centers, United States
Ted Miller , Soma Bhattacharya , William Zamula , Dennis Lezotte , Karen Kowalske , David Herndon , James Fauerbach & Loren Engrav
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Integrating health-related quality of life with sickness leave days for return-to-work assessment in traumatic limb injuries
Wen-Hsuan Hou , Huey-Wen Liang , Ching-Lin Hsieh , Ching-Fan Sheu , Jing-Shiang Hwang & Hung-Yi Chuang
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Impact of telemonitoring on older adults health-related quality of life: the Tele-ERA study
Jennifer L. Pecina , Gregory J. Hanson , Holly Van Houten & Paul Y. Takahashi
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Pattern of impact of femoroacetabular impingement upon health-related quality of life: the determinant role of extra-articular factors
Claudio Diaz-Ledezma , Paul M. Lichstein , Mitchell Maltenfort , Camilo Restrepo & Javad Parvizi
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Using group-based trajectory modeling to examine heterogeneity of symptom burden in patients with head and neck cancer undergoing aggressive non-surgical therapy
Qiuling Shi , Tito R. Mendoza , G. Brandon Gunn , Xin Shelley Wang , David I. Rosenthal & Charles S. Cleeland
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Satisfaction with oncology care among patients with advanced cancer and their caregivers
Breffni Hannon , Nadia Swami , Monika K. Krzyzanowska , Natasha Leighl , Gary Rodin , Lisa W. Le & Camilla Zimmermann
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Physical activity and health-related quality of life among adult women in Cali, Colombia: a cross-sectional study
Luis F. Gómez , José Moreno , Olga L. Gómez , Rocio Carvajal & Diana C. Parra
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Measurement bias of the SF-36 Health Survey in older adults with chronic conditions
Hongdao Meng , Bellinda L. King-Kallimanis , Amber Gum & Brenda Wamsley
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Quality of life, human insecurity, and distress among Palestinians in the Gaza Strip before and after the Winter 2008–2009 Israeli war
Weeam Hammoudeh , Dennis Hogan & Rita Giacaman
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Increases in physical activity may affect quality of life differently in men and women: the PACE project
Stephanie Whisnant Cash , Glen E. Duncan , Shirley A. A. Beresford , Anne McTiernan & Donald L. Patrick
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Patient-reported outcomes in the practice-based opportunities for weight reduction (POWER) trial
R. R. Rubin , M. Peyrot , N.-Y. Wang , J. W. Coughlin , G. J. Jerome , S. L. Fitzpatrick , W. L. Bennett , A. Dalcin , G. Daumit , N. Durkin , Y.-T. Chang , H.-C. Yeh , T. A. Louis & L. J. Appel
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Review
Health status and (health-related) quality of life during the recovery of distal radius fractures: a systematic review
M. A. C. Van Son , J. De Vries , J. A. Roukema & B. L. Den Oudsten
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Development and psychometric properties of the PROMIS® pediatric fatigue item banks
Jin-Shei Lai , Brian D. Stucky , David Thissen , James W. Varni , Esi Morgan DeWitt , Debra E. Irwin , Karin B. Yeatts & Darren A. DeWalt
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Evidence for a unidimensional 15-item version of the CASP-19 using a Rasch model approach
Yemi Oluboyede & Adam B. Smith
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Validation of a Dutch version of the Neurological Fatigue Index (NFI-MS) for patients with multiple sclerosis in the Netherlands
Arthur Derksen , Lidwine B. Mokkink , Marc B. Rietberg , Dirk L. Knol , Raymond W. J. G. Ostelo & Bernard M. J. Uitdehaag
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Psychometric evaluation of the EORTC computerized adaptive test (CAT) fatigue item pool
Morten Aa. Petersen , Johannes M. Giesinger , Bernhard Holzner , Juan I. Arraras , Thierry Conroy , Eva-Maria Gamper , Madeleine T. King , Irma M. Verdonck-de Leeuw , Teresa Young & Mogens Groenvold
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Brief Communication
Comparison of the responsiveness of the SF-36, the Oxford Knee Score, and the Knee Society Clinical Rating System in patients undergoing total knee replacement
Yu Ko , Ngai-Nung Lo , Seng-Jin Yeo , Kuang-Ying Yang , William Yeo , Hwei-Chi Chong & Julian Thumboo
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Comparative responsiveness and minimal change of the Knee Quality of Life 26-item (KQoL-26) questionnaire
Ling-Hsiang Chuang , Andrew Garratt & Stephen Brealey
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Development of a vision-targeted health-related quality of life item measure
Sylvia H. Paz , Jerry Slotkin , Roberta McKean-Cowdin , Paul Lee , Cynthia Owsley , Susan Vitale , Rohit Varma , Richard Gershon & Ron D. Hays
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Psychometric validation of the physician global assessment scale for assessing severity of psoriasis disease activity
J. C. Cappelleri , A. G. Bushmakin , J. Harness & C. Mamolo
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Brief Communication
Reliability and validity of the English (Singapore) and Chinese (Singapore) versions of the Short-Form 36 version 2 in a multi-ethnic Urban Asian population in Singapore
Julian Thumboo , Yi Wu , E-Shyong Tai , Barbara Gandek , Jeannette Lee , Stefan Ma , Derrick Heng & Hwee-Lin Wee
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Review
Measurement properties of the QuickDASH (Disabilities of the Arm, Shoulder and Hand) outcome measure and cross-cultural adaptations of the QuickDASH: a systematic review
Carol A. Kennedy , Dorcas E. Beaton , Peter Smith , Dwayne Van Eerd , Kenneth Tang , Taucha Inrig , Sheilah Hogg-Johnson , Denise Linton & Rachel Couban
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Psychometric evaluation of the CASP-19 quality of life scale in an older Irish cohort
Eithne Sexton , Bellinda L. King-Kallimanis , Ronan M. Conroy & Anne Hickey
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Can pain and function be distinguished in the Oxford Knee Score in a meaningful way? An exploratory and confirmatory factor analysis
Kristina Harris , Jill Dawson , Helen Doll , Richard E. Field , David W. Murray , Raymond Fitzpatrick , Crispin Jenkinson , Andrew J. Price & David J. Beard
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Development and validation of the positive affect and well-being scale for the neurology quality of life (Neuro-QOL) measurement system
John M. Salsman , David Victorson , Seung W. Choi , Amy H. Peterman , Allen W. Heinemann , Cindy Nowinski & David Cella
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Factorial invariance of pediatric patient self-reported fatigue across age and gender: a multigroup confirmatory factor analysis approach utilizing the PedsQL™ Multidimensional Fatigue Scale
James W. Varni , A. Alexander Beaujean & Christine A. Limbers
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Commentary
Strengthening the assessment of factorial invariance across population subgroups: a commentary on Varni et al. (2013)
Cameron N. McIntosh
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Commentary
Commentary on strengthening the assessment of factorial invariance across population subgroups: a commentary on Varni et al. (2013)
A. Alexander Beaujean , Christine A. Limbers & James W. Varni
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The effect of weight status, lifestyle, and body image perception on health-related quality of life in children: a quantile approach
Elisabetta Petracci & Giulia Cavrini
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Health-related quality of life in children with obstetrical brachial plexus palsy
Burcu Semin Akel , Çiğdem Öksüz , Deran Oskay , Tüzün Fırat , Ela Tarakcı & Gürsel Leblebicioğlu
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Commentary
Pitfalls in subgroup analysis based on growth mixture models: a commentary on van Leeuwen et al. (2012)
Cameron N. McIntosh
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