Associations of Symptoms and Health-Related Quality of Life: Findings from a National Study of

Lorenz, Karl A.; Shapiro, Martin F.; Asch, Steven M.; Bozzette, Samuel A.; Hayes, Ron D.
May 2001
Annals of Internal Medicine;05/01/2001 Part 2, Vol. 134 Issue 9, p854
Academic Journal
Estimates the association of symptoms of HIV infections with health-related quality of life and with disability days of HIV-positive persons. Use of health-related quality-of-life and disability days as measurements; Monotonic association between HIV-related symptoms, impaired functioning and well-being; Improved quality of life and reduction of disability days by targeting specific symptoms.


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