TITLE

Determinants of agreement between self-reported and parent-assessed quality of life for children in Germany-results of the German Health Interview and Examination Survey for Children and Adolescents (KiGGS)

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Health & Quality of Life Outcomes;2011, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p102
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a population-based study conducted to quantify the agreement between self-reporting and proxy-assessment of children's health-related quality of life (HRQoL) by using the KINDL-R questionnaire in Germany. It mentions the German Health Interview and Examination Survey for Children and Adolescents (KiGGS) that involved 6388 children and adolescents who filled in the KINDL-R questionnaire and their parents answered the proxy version.
ACCESSION #
72467250

 

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