Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 2021 04 13;126(4):394-400.e3. Epub 2021 Jan 13.
Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Division of Clinical Immunology and Allergy, Department of Medicine, St. Michael's Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Background: Hereditary angioedema (HAE) is associated with decreased quality of life (QoL), which has typically been measured using a generic non-disease-specific questionnaire.
Objective: We aimed to assess the QoL in patients with HAE type I and II in Canada using a previously validated HAE-specific questionnaire.
Methods: An online questionnaire was sent to the members of two Canadian HAE patient groups to collect data on demographics, HAE clinical course, and QoL scores. Read More