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July 10, 2014

Quality of Life Research, Vol. 23, Issue 6

Quality of Life Research. Volume 23 , Issue 6 is now available on SpringerLink.

In this issue:
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The ethics of providing a balanced presentation of facts
Miri Cohen
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Concept Analysis of the Patient Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS®) and the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF)
Carole A. Tucker , Alarcos Cieza , Anne W. Riley , Gerold Stucki , Jin Shei Lai , T. Bedirhan Ustun , Nenad Kostanjsek , William Riley , David Cella & Christopher B. Forrest
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Conceptualizing and prioritizing clinical trial outcomes from the perspectives of people with Parkinson’s disease versus health care professionals: a concept mapping study
Catharina Sjödahl Hammarlund , Maria H. Nilsson , Markus Idvall , Scott R. Rosas & Peter Hagell
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Assessing spiritual well-being in residents of nursing homes for older people using the FACIT-Sp-12: a cognitive interviewing study
Sue Hall & Sharon Beatty
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Getting serious about test–retest reliability: a critique of retest research and some recommendations
Denise F. Polit
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Anchoring vignettes for health comparisons: an analysis of response consistency
Nicole Au & Paula K. Lorgelly
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Dutch–Flemish translation of 17 item banks from the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS)
C. B. Terwee , L. D. Roorda , H. C. W. de Vet , J. Dekker , R. Westhovens , J. van Leeuwen , D. Cella , H. Correia , B. Arnold , B. Perez & M. Boers
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An investigation into the construct validity of the Carer Experience Scale (CES)
Ilias Goranitis , Joanna Coast & Hareth Al-Janabi
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An evaluation of the Minnesota Living with Heart Failure Questionnaire using Rasch analysis
Theresa Munyombwe , Stefan Höfer , Donna Fitzsimons , David R. Thompson , Deidre Lane , Karen Smith & Felicity Astin
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Use of cognitive interviews in the development of the PLUS-M item bank
Sara J. Morgan , Dagmar Amtmann , Daniel C. Abrahamson , Andre J. Kajlich & Brian J. Hafner
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Development and psychometric properties of the Maastricht Personal Autonomy Questionnaire (MPAQ) in older adults with a chronic physical illness
Godelief M. J. Mars , Jacques Th. M. van Eijk , Marcel W. M. Post , Ireen M. Proot , Ilse Mesters & Gertrudis I. J. M. Kempen
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Brief Communication
The Italian version of the Pain Beliefs and Perceptions Inventory: cross-cultural adaptation, factor analysis, reliability and validity
Marco Monticone , Simona Ferrante , Silvano Ferrari , Calogero Foti , Raffaele Mugnai , Paolo Pillastrini , Barbara Rocca & Carla Vanti
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Reliability and validity of the Iranian version of the QAPACE in adolescents
Parisa Amiri , Sara Jalali-Farahani , Maryam Zarkesh , Maryam Barzin , Robabeh Kaviani & Sajad Ahmadizad
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Positive and negative aspects of well-being as correlates of breast reconstruction decision
Jolanta Zycinska , Ewa Gruszczynska & Alina Choteborska
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Understanding the relative importance of preserving functional abilities in Alzheimer’s disease in the United States and Germany
A. Brett Hauber , Ateesha F. Mohamed , F. Reed Johnson , Michael Cook , H. Michael Arrighi , Jing Zhang & Michael Grundman
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Environmental effects on WHODAS 2.0 among patients with stroke with a focus on ICF category e120
Kwang-Hwa Chang , Yen-Nung Lin , Hua-Fang Liao , Chia-Feng Yen , Reuben Escorpizo , Tze-Hsun Yen & Tsan-Hon Liou
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Factors associated with health-related quality of life in chronic leg ulceration
Wilma M. Hopman , Elizabeth G. VanDenKerkhof , Meg E. Carley , Janet L. Kuhnke & Margaret B. Harrison
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The impact of concurrent granulocyte–macrophage colony-stimulating factor on quality of life in head and neck cancer patients: results of the randomized, placebo-controlled Radiation Therapy Oncology Group 9901 trial
Karen E. Hoffman , Stephanie L. Pugh , Jennifer L. James , Charles Scarantino , Benjamin Movsas , Richard K. Valicenti , Andre Fortin , JonDavid Pollock , Harold Kim , David G. Brachman , Lawrence B. Berk , Deborah Watkins Bruner & Lisa A. Kachnic
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Impact of autism in adolescents on parental quality of life
Amaria Baghdadli , René Pry , Cécile Michelon & Cécile Rattaz
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Depressive symptoms, health-related quality of life, and cardiac event-free survival in patients with heart failure: a mediation analysis
Kyoung Suk Lee , Terry A. Lennie , Jia-Rong Wu , Martha J. Biddle & Debra K. Moser
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Brief Communication
Health-related quality of life of children and adolescents with functional disabilities in a northern Swedish county
Erik Domellöf , Ludmilla Hedlund & Pia Ödman
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Health-related quality of life in children and adolescents with celiac disease: patient-driven data from focus group interviews
Halfdan Skjerning , Ruth O. Mahony , Steffen Husby & Audrey DunnGalvin
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The relationship between body mass index and health-related quality of life in urban disadvantaged children
Ciara Wynne , Catherine Comiskey , Eleanor Hollywood , Mary Brigid Quirke , Karin O’Sullivan & Sinéad McGilloway
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Erratum
Erratum to: Development and validation of the functional assessment of chronic illness therapy treatment satisfaction (FACIT TS) measures
John D. Peipert , Jennifer L. Beaumont , Rita Bode , Dave Cella , Sofia F. Garcia & Elizabeth A. Hahn
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