TeNDER and the Quality of Life of people with chronic diseases

TeNDER and the Quality of Life of people with chronic diseases
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Quality of Life (QoL) is an important concept widely used in medicine, sociology, and psychology. The World Health Organization (WHO) defines QoL as an “individual’s perception of his or her position in life in the context of the culture and value system where they live, and in relation to their goals, expectations, standards, and concerns’’[1]. When applied in the context of healthcare, the concept of QoL refers mainly to health-related QoL (HR QoL), the component associated with health status, health care, and health-related social support.

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TeNDER and the Quality of Life of people with chronic diseases

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