|To use the QL-Index (Quality of Life Index) to quickly assess a patient's quality of life.|
|Cardiovascular Diseases, Interventional Cardiology, Critical Care Medicine, Gastroenterology, Hematology, Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, Nephrology, Gynecological Oncology, Hematology/Oncology, Musculoskeletal Oncology, Medical Oncology, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Surgical Oncology, Internal Medicine/Pediatrics|
|quality of life|
|C00-C14, C15-C26, C30-C39, C40-C41, C43-C44, C45-C49, C50-C50, C51-C58, C60-C63, C64-C68, C69-C72, C73-C75, C76-C80, C81-C96, C97-C97, D37-D48, N17-N19|
The QL-Index (where QL indicates "Quality of Life") is a simple instrument to allow physicians to rapidly assess a patient's quality of life. It was developed for patients with cancer but can be used in other clinical situations such as intensive care units.