Acceptability and Psychometric Properties of the Minnesota Living With Heart Failure Questionnaire Among Patients Undergoing Heart Valve Surgery: Validation and Comparison With SF-36 Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Quality of Life
  • Surveys and Questionnaires

abstract

  • Among patients undergoing VS, the MLHFQ is highly acceptable and maintains good psychometric properties, comparing favorably with SF-36. These findings suggest its utility for measuring disease-specific HQOL changes after VS.

publication date

  • April 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.cardfail.2008.10.003

PubMed ID

  • 19327629

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 267

end page

  • 77

volume

  • 15

number

  • 3