TITLE

QUALITY OF LIFE IN PATIENTS WITH AUTOIMMUNE HEPATITIS MEASURED WITH THE SF-36 HEALTH STATUS QUESTIONNAIRE

PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Gut;Apr2004 Supplement 3, Vol. 53, pA84
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
There are few data on quality of life (QOL) in autoimmune hepatitis (AIH). Aims of this study are the measurement of QOL in patients with AIH, diagnosed by International Group criteria and comparison with a large general population sample. This study concludes that patients with AIR have significantly impaired QOL when compared with the general population specifically in terms of their perception of general health and vitality.
ACCESSION #
13219145

 

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