quality of life


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Noun1.quality of life - your personal satisfaction (or dissatisfaction) with the cultural or intellectual conditions under which you live (as distinct from material comfort); "the new art museum is expected to improve the quality of life"
gratification, satisfaction - state of being gratified or satisfied; "dull repetitious work gives no gratification"; "to my immense gratification he arrived on time"
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quality of life

nqualità f inv della vita
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Countries are rated on 50 indicators grouped into the two categories of material conditions and quality of life.
These categories were: Affordability, Activities, Quality of Life and Health care.
Quality of life (QOL) is the well-being of the people living in a certain place, featuring the negative and positive aspects of life.
Non-consenting patients and patients with chronic dermatological and non-dermatological comorbidities that can adversely affect the quality of life were excluded.
Quality of Life was assessed using the Murphy et al tool while resilience was measured using State-Trait Resilience Inventory, developed by Hiew et al and for self-regulation the scale translated by Sawar was used.
Methodology: Urdu version of WHO Quality of Life Scale (Brief version) (Khan, Akhter, Ayub, Alam, and Laghari, 2003) and Multidimensional Scale of Perceived Social Support (Batool, 2012) were administered in order to get the required information.
In order to compare the quality of life in different populations, Aivazian uses both quantitative measurements and statistics, and subjective evaluations, a methodology he suggests might be useful for other questions as well.
In the approach to patients in medical rehabilitation, the determination of health-related quality of life levels has become a current issue.
Although, physical activity is the main reason to physical preparation, Niemann suggests that low level of physical preparation is significant sign for low quality of life and is the main cause of premature death.
This is the first study since the 1990s to look at long-term quality of life after stroke and transient ischemic attack (TIA)," he said.
Data were collected using a questionnaire, the Edmonton Symptom Assessment Scale, and the Short Form-36 quality of life scale.

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