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The development and validation of a quality of life measure for the carers of people with Parkinson's disease (the PDQ-Carer).

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BACKGROUND: Parkinson's disease (PD) can have substantial effects not only on the quality of life of those diagnosed with the condition but also upon the informal carers who provide support and assistance to them. However, to date no well-validated carer specific quality of life measure has been developed for carers of people with PD. OBJECTIVE: This paper documents the development and validation of a PD specific carer quality of life scale. METHODS: In depth interviews were undertaken with ...

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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
Role:
Author
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Journal:
Parkinsonism and related disorders
Volume:
18
Issue:
5
Pages:
483-487
Publication date:
2012-06-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1873-5126
ISSN:
1353-8020
Source identifiers:
252160
Language:
English
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uuid:5a070533-323e-4350-b62f-77b78a179b5c
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Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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