UNLABELLED: BACKGROUND: Thalassemia is a common disorder worldwide with a predominant incidence in Mediterranean countries, North Africa, the Middle East, India, Central Asia, and Southeast Asia. Whilst substantial progress has been made towards the improvement of Health related quality of life (HRQoL) in western countries, scarce evidence-based data exists on HRQol of thalassemia children and adolescents living in developing countries. METHODS: We studied 60 thalassemia children from Middl...Expand abstract
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Health related quality of life in Middle Eastern children with beta-thalassemia
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