publication . Article . Other literature type . 2007

Health related quality of life and psychosocial function among patients with carcinoid tumours. A longitudinal, prospective, and comparative study

Fröjd, Camilla; Larsson, Gunnel; Lampic, Claudia; von Essen, Louise;
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  • Published: 01 Apr 2007 Journal: Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, volume 5, issue 1, page 18 (issn: 1477-7525, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Springer Nature
Abstract
<p>Abstract</p> <p>Background</p> <p>The aim was to investigate HRQoL and psychosocial function among patients with carcinoid tumours, longitudinally and prospectively, and to compare HRQoL among patients with carcinoid tumours to that of the Swedish general population. The aim was also to investigate the prevalence of distress during the first year after diagnosis.</p> <p>Methods</p> <p>At four assessments during the first year after diagnosis, HRQoL was measured by the EORTC QLQ-C30 3.0, anxiety and depression by the HADS, and prevalence, and worst aspects of distress by an interview guide. ANOVA was performed in order to study changes over time with regard to...
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free text keywords: Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health, Computer applications to medicine. Medical informatics, R858-859.7, Research, Activities of daily living, Carcinoid tumour, Psychiatry, medicine.medical_specialty, medicine, Prospective cohort study, Worry, media_common.quotation_subject, media_common, Physical therapy, Population, education.field_of_study, education, Anxiety, medicine.symptom, business.industry, business, Distress, Quality of life
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publication . Article . Other literature type . 2007

Health related quality of life and psychosocial function among patients with carcinoid tumours. A longitudinal, prospective, and comparative study

Fröjd, Camilla; Larsson, Gunnel; Lampic, Claudia; von Essen, Louise;