IMPACT OF COMORBIDITY AND SOCIOECONOMIC STATUS ON QUALITY OF LIFE IN PATIENTS WITH CHRONIC DISEASES WHO ATTEND PRIMARY HEALTH CARE CENTRES


Tuzun H. , Aycan S., İLHAN M. N.

CENTRAL EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH, vol.23, no.3, pp.188-194, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 23 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Title of Journal : CENTRAL EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH
  • Page Numbers: pp.188-194
  • Keywords: quality of life, primary health care, comorbidities, health inequalities, MULTIMORBIDITY, POPULATION, HYPERTENSION, PREVALENCE, PATTERNS, GENDER, AGE

Abstract

Aim: The aim of the study was to analyse the impact of chronic disease on the quality of life (QoL) and how QoL changes with comorbidity and socioeconomic status in persons who attend primary health care centres.