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Quality of Life Questionnaire for Osteoporosis (OPTQoL)

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Allergy, Immunology, Anesthesiology, Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, Emergency Medicine, Family, General Practice, Geriatrics, Internal Medicine, Medical Genetics, Neurological Surgery, Neurology, Obstetrics, Gynecology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, Otolaryngology, Pathology, Pediatrics, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Plastic Surgery, Preventive Medicine, Psychiatry, Radiology, Surgery, Urology, Other

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The Quality of Life Questionnaire for Osteoporosis (OPTQoL) can be used to assess the impact of osteoporosis on a patient's life. Three domains (physical function, adaptation and fears) are scored, with additional information collected to further characterize the patient. The authors are from Merck Research Laboratories in West Point, Pennsylvania.

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