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What does HRQOL stand for?

HRQOL stands for Health-Related Quality of Life


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The goal of this comparative effectiveness study, designed to reflect clinical practice, was to evaluate whether VNS Therapy plus BMP ("best medical practice," defined as individualized therapy judged optimal by investigators at each visit for each patient) is superior to BMP alone in improving health-related quality of life (HRQoL).
A low-intensity intervention aimed at managing cardiac patients who have concomitant depression or anxiety improved mental health-related quality of life when compared with usual care, according to a report published online.
The study, published in the journal Annals of Behavioral Medicine, found quitters scored higher on measures of overall quality of life, health-related quality of life and positive emotions, after one year and three years, compared to those who still smoked.
Health-related quality of life refers to a person or group's perceived physical and mental health over time, and is used in public health and in medicine to measure and understand how a chronic illness interferes with a person's day-to-day life.