The PQLS was specifically developed to measure multidimensional pulmonary QoL among patients with advanced lung disease who are awaiting lung transplantation.
Year: 2015 Authors: Hoffman et al. Disease: COPD Outcome: Qualiy of life
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Measure: Quality of life (specific-disease instruments)
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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: Hoffman, B. M., Stonerock, G. L., Smith, P. J., O’Hayer, C. V. F., Palmer, S., Davis, R. D., ... & Blumenthal, J. A. (2015). Development and psychometric properties of the Pulmonary-specific Quality-of-Life Scale in lung transplant patients. The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 34(8), 1058-1065.
Target population: General population Focus Disease specific Translations available: Yes Original version validated: Yes Original language: English Form of delivery: Self-reported Licence needed: Unclear 10.1016/j.healun.2015.03.005