association of asthma control test (ACT) with asthma quality of life questionnaire ( AQLQ) and guideline based control assessment. We also aimed to investigate. The purpose of the present study was to examine the validity and reliability of the Asthma Quality of Life Questionnaire-AQLQ(S) in a sample of. AIM: To test the discriminative metric properties and specificity of the Serbian version of the Asthma Quality of Life Questionnaire (AQLQ) for assessment of the .
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Determining a minimal important change in a disease-specific quality of life instrument. Form atopic and nonatopic and duration of disease, as well as stressful life events were not significantly related to asthmatic patients’ quality of life. If you have any question, please feel free to contact us, we will be happy to guide you through the process. At this stage, though you are not required to sign the form, the information in the agreement is helping us calculate the quote access fees and determine the work that needs to be done with Mapi Language Services.
Once this fee has been paid it entitles your organisation worldwide study sponsor to unlimited usage of the paper and. Therefore, the AQLQ is suitable for all adult patients with asthma. For the most current list of languages available, please check www.
The author has selected Mapi as exclusive linguistic validation company to ensure the production of harmonized and consistent language versions. There are 32 questions in the AQLQ and they are in 4 domains symptoms, activity limitation, emotional function and environmental stimuli.
Validation of a standardized version of the Asthma Quality of Life Questionnaire.
American Thoracic Society – Asthma Quality of Life Questionnaire (AQLQ)
The overall AQLQ score is the mean of all 32 responses and the individual domain scores are the means of the items in those domains. For additional information on available translations of this instrument, or for a project involving new languages, please submit a request tutorials available on our FAQs. Subsequent cultural adaptation studies have also shown that the same problems are troublesome to asthma patients worldwide. Mrs Jilly Styles – jill qoltech.
To measure the functional impairments that are most troublesome to adults queztionnaire as a result of their asthma. The Asthma Quality of Life Questionnaire AQLQ was developed to measure the functional problems physical, emotional, social and occupational that are most troublesome to adults years with asthma.
Assessment of the Asthma Quality of Life Questionnaire (AQLQ): Serbian translation.
After identifying all the possible problems that adults with asthma may experience, we asked patients to tell us which of these problems they had experienced as a result of their asthma.
The Cronbach’s alpha ranged from 0. Reliability of the questionnaire was evaluated by determining its internal consistency with Cronbach’s alpha coefficient. The items that were identified alqq frequently and scored highest were included in the AQLQ. English for North America Formats: To test the discriminative metric properties and specificity of the Serbian version of the Asthma Quality of Life Questionnaire AQLQ for assessment of the quality of life in asthma patients.
Paper versions Specific conditions apply. These studies have built up very strong questionnaite that the AQLQ really does measure the health-related quality of life of adults with asthma.
Electronic versions Mapi Research Trust officially and exclusively distributes all electronic versions of the questionnaires developed by Professor E. The listed translations may not have undergone a full linguistic validation process and may require further work to be suitable for use in a study.
Evaluation of impairment of health related quality of life in asthma: Validity In more than 6 published validation studies conducted in a variety of countries, the AQLQ has shown very strong measurement properties.
Authors Juniper E Website: In addition, we have shown that a change in score of 0. Mapi Research Trust officially and exclusively distributes all electronic versions of the questionnaires developed by Professor E.
An item standardized Asthma Quality of Life Questionnaire-AQLQ(S).
Extensive construct validity studies both cross-sectional and longitudinal have shown that the AQLQ correlates appropriately with other measures of clinical asthma status and generic health status and responds to known efficacious treatment. Distributed by Mapi Research Trust. Tests of statistical significance and General Linear Model were used to explore the correlation between characteristics of patients, disease, and environment, and AQLQ scores.
The Questionnaire There are 32 questions in the AQLQ and they are in 4 domains symptoms, activity limitation, emotional function and environmental stimuli.
Exclusive vendor for translation work: Am Rev Respir Dis ; English for North America. Am Rev Respir Dis ; J Clin Epidemiol ; This allows patients to select 5 activities in which they are most limited and questlonnaire activities will be assessed at each follow-up.
Knowledge, self-management, compliance and quality of life in asthma: AQLQ – Paper version. We studied atopic and 60 nonatopic adult asthma patients with different questionnaaire severity, who were consecutively recruited from the outpatient and inpatient departments of the Institute of Allergology and Immunology, University Center of Serbia, between March and June This payment is required even if you intend using the questionnaires questionhaire.