Family Quality of Life and Chronic Illness. J. Aubrey Burhart, Ed.M. State University of New York at Buffalo. Introduction. Growing recognition of quality of life parallels increasing medical knowledge and technology
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J. Aubrey Burhart, Ed.M.
State University of New York at Buffalo
Interpersonal well-being: nonsupportive relationships, sense of not fulfilling family roles
Subjectivity: Numerous subjective attributes influence various domains
Physical well-being: feeling sick, slow or poor functioning, feeling dependent, fatigued or in pain
Psychological well-being: unable to concentrate, feeling insecure, questions/fears regarding diseaseRecurrent Themes in definitions of QoL
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