Comparative analysis of the psychometric parameters of two quality-of-life questionnaires, the SGRQ and CAT, in the assessment of patients with COPD exacerbations during hospitalization: A multicenter study.
- Ana Folch Ayora,
- Loreto Macia-Soler,
- María Isabel Orts-Cortés,
- Carmen Hernández,
- Nuria Seijas-Babot
Chron Respir Dis 2018 Jan 1:1479972318761645. Epub 2018 Jan 1.
3 Hospital Clínic de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain.
The aim of this study was to assess health-related quality of life (HRQL) in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and to discuss the different tools available for its assessment. The most widely used assessments are the St. George respiratory questionnaire (SGRQ) and the COPD assessment test (CAT) questionnaire. Read More