This article provides an overview of the key concepts and methodological issues in the measurement of health-related quality of life in patients with coronary heart disease. It then outlines the approach adopted in a British study to develop and test a new disease-specific health-related quality of life instrument for use with individuals with myocardial infarction.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
- Advanced and Specialised Nursing