Artículos de revistas
[protocol Of Quality Of Life In Epilepsy: Preliminary Results].
Arquivos De Neuro-psiquiatria. v. 59, n. 3-A, p. 541-4, 2001-Sep.
Souza, E A
Seizures happen for brief periods of time, but the feelings of anxiety and helplessness, adaptation to the restrictions impose by the life-style and variety of other problems affect more the quality of life in epilepsy. This study proposes a protocol that regards the objectives of a quality of life assessment in health and is applied to a population that attends a university hospital. It contains 65 items and assesses the psychosocial performance, physical limitation, cognitive aspects, perception of control, self-concept, as well as perception of health and quality of life. The results of reliability and validity are discussed.59541-4