KOQOL consists of six areas (psychosocial health, physical health, work and family affairs, daily life, sexual relationships, relationship with food) with a total of 15 items. It assesses quality of life in relation to obesity. Each item is a 4-point Likert scale ranging from “absolutely not” (1 point) to “always” (4 points). The total maximum score is 60 points.
Year: 2003 Authors: Park et al Disease: Obesity Outcome: Quality of life-Physical and psychological functioning
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Measure: Quality of Life
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Number of RCTs that used this tool (in our study): 1
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Scale: Lower scores are better Reference: Park, H. S., Lee, J. K., Shin, H. C., Park, Y. W., Lee, K. Y., Suh, Y. S., et al. (2003). Development of Korean version of obesity-related quality of life scale. Journal of Korean Society for the Study of Obesity, 12, 280–292.
Target population: General population Focus Disease specific Notes Obesity Translations available: Unclear Original version validated: Yes Original language: Korean Form of delivery: Self-reported Licence needed: Unclear