Oct. 21, 2010

Health-Related Quality of Life Measures in Children with Lupus

Lupus in children can cause significant medical and psychosocial complications which are disruptive to the children as well as to their parents and have a great impact on everyday living.

Dr. Lakshmi Nandini Moorthy, chief of pediatric rheumatology at the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, New Jersey. discusses a tool developed to measure the health related quality of life (HRQOL) among children with lupus. 

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