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Impact of recent life events on the health related quality of life of adolescents and youths: the role of gender and life events typologies in a follow-up study.

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BACKGROUND: Most studies on the effect of life events (LEs) have been carried out in convenience samples which cannot be considered representative of the general population. In addition, recent studies have observed that gender differences in the health related quality of life (HRQoL) impact of LEs might be lower than believed. We assessed the relationship between LEs and HRQoL in a representative sample of Spanish adolescents/youths, focusing on gender differences. METHODS: Participants (n ...

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10.1186/1477-7525-8-71

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Villalonga-Olives, E More by this author
Rojas-Farreras, S More by this author
Vilagut, G More by this author
Palacio-Vieira, JA More by this author
Valderas, JM More by this author
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Journal:
Health and quality of life outcomes
Volume:
8
Issue:
1
Pages:
71
Publication date:
2010
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EISSN:
1477-7525
ISSN:
1477-7525
URN:
uuid:a2a205bc-7831-42b5-b3b2-7c6252041fea
Source identifiers:
214384
Local pid:
pubs:214384

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