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Health-related-quality-of-life (HRQOL) is severely affected in Parkinson’s disease. In a study of veterans, HRQOL was more impaired in Parkinson’s disease than in those with any other condition.

Gage, Heather, Ann Hendricks, Shuo Zhang, and Lewis Kazis. The Relative Health Related Quality of Life of Veterans with Parkinsonâ??s Disease. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2003; 74(2): 163-9. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1738285/?tool=pubmed

Reference

Title
The Relative Health Related Quality of Life of Veterans with Parkinsonâ??s Disease
Publication
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry
Publication Date
2003
Authors
Gage, Heather, Ann Hendricks, Shuo Zhang, and Lewis Kazis
Volume & Issue
Volume 74, Issue 2
Pages
163-9
URL
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