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Descriptor in English: Quality of Life
Descriptor in Spanish: Calidad de Vida
Descriptor in Portuguese: Qualidade de Vida
Descriptor in French: Qualité de vie
Entry term(s): HRQOL
Health Related Quality Of Life
Health-Related Quality Of Life
Life Quality
Tree number(s): I01.800
K01.752.400.750
N06.850.505.400.425.837
SP4.077.593
Scope note: A generic concept reflecting concern with the modification and enhancement of life attributes, e.g., physical, political, moral, social environment as well as health and disease.
Allowable Qualifiers: LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PX psychology
History Note: 77(75)
See also the descriptors: Karnofsky Performance Status MeSH
Life Style MeSH
Sickness Impact Profile MeSH
Value of Life MeSH
DeCS UI: 12225
Descriptor UI: D011788
Date Established: 1977/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/11
Revision Date: 2017/02/24
Quality of Life - Preferred
Concept UI M0018321
Scope note A generic concept reflecting concern with the modification and enhancement of life attributes, e.g., physical, political, moral, social environment as well as health and disease.
Preferred term Quality of Life
Entry term(s) Life Quality
Health-Related Quality Of Life - Narrower
Concept UI M000616186
Preferred term Health-Related Quality Of Life
Entry term(s) HRQOL
Health Related Quality Of Life



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