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Quality of Life Research

An International Journal of Quality of Life Aspects of Treatment, Care and Rehabilitation - An Official Journal of the International Society of Quality of Life Research

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Health-related quality of life and associated factors among patients with epilepsy at the University of Gondar comprehensive specialized hospital, northwest Ethiopia

Epilepsy is a non-communicable neurological condition characterized by recurrent unpredictable seizures. A seizure happens when abnormal electrical activities occur in the brain and cause involuntary changes in body movement, sensation, awareness …

18-10-2020 | Letter to the Editor

Long-term health-related quality of life concerns related to the COVID-19 pandemic: a call to action

The COVID-19 pandemic has far-reaching implications for HRQoL into the future. This disease affects many systems of the body, as well as having an impact on the psychological status of those with the condition, their families, and health care …


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17-10-2020 | Review

The effect of cognitive behavioral therapy on the quality of life of breast cancer patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Breast cancer is the most frequent cancer among women, affecting 2.1 million women each year, and it is the most common cause of cancer-related deaths among women. In 2018, it is estimated that 627,000 women died from breast cancer that is …

17-10-2020 | Abstracts

27th Annual Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Research

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Quality of Life Research is an international, multidisciplinary journal devoted to the rapid communication of original research, theoretical articles and methodological reports related to the field of quality of life, in all the health sciences. The journal also offers editorials, literature, book and software reviews, correspondence and abstracts of conferences.

Quality of life has become a prominent issue in biometry, philosophy, social science, clinical medicine, health services and outcomes research. The journal's scope reflects the wide application of quality of life assessment and research in the biological and social sciences. All original work is subject to peer review for originality, scientific quality and relevance to a broad readership.

This is the official journal of the International Society of Quality of Life Research.

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