J Pediatr 2021 Jul 19. Epub 2021 Jul 19.
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, British Columbia Children's Hospital, University of British Columbia, B.C., Canada; British Columbia Children Hospital Research Institute, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Department of Cellular and Physiological Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C., Canada. Electronic address:
Objectives: To evaluate Quality of Life (QoL) in a large cohort of pediatric patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) and to identify the clinical factors that influence QoL.
Study Design: This cross-sectional study analyzes a quality improvement initiative in 351 pediatric patients with IBD in British Columbia, Canada using the self-reported PedsQL 4.0 generic scale. Read More