Validation of the German version of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory (PedsQL) in childhood cancer patients off treatment and children with epilepsy

Title

Validation of the German version of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory (PedsQL) in childhood cancer patients off treatment and children with epilepsy

Creator

Felder-Puig R; Frey E; Proksch K; Varni JW; Gadner H; Topf R

Publisher

Quality of Life Research

Date

2004

Subject

PedPal Lit; Adolescent Child Child; physiopathology; methods Psychometrics; psychology Germany; psychology Parents Pediatrics; psychology Self Assessment (Psychology)Sickness Impact Profile Translating United States; and test the usefulness of the instrument in other clinical populations and healthy children.; epidemiology Humans Neoplasms; instrumentation Quality of Life; Preschool Comparative Study Epilepsy; score distributions tended to be skewed toward higher HRQL; sensitivity and responsiveness; the German PedsQL seems to be equivalent to the original version. Future methodologic research should evaluate construct validity

Description

2004

Rights

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Type

Journal Article

Citation List Month

Backlog

Pages

223-34

Issue

1

Volume

13

Citation

Felder-Puig R; Frey E; Proksch K; Varni JW; Gadner H; Topf R, “Validation of the German version of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory (PedsQL) in childhood cancer patients off treatment and children with epilepsy,” Pediatric Palliative Care Library, accessed October 24, 2021, https://pedpalascnetlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/12974.

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