Impact of hand eczema severity on quality of life: a hospital based cross-sectional study
作者: Dusi Ratna Harika Anaparthy Usharani
刊名: Our Dermatology Online, 2016, Vol.7 (1)
来源数据库: Our Dermatology Online
关键词: Hand eczemaHand eczema severity indexQuality of life
原始语种摘要: Introduction: Hands are important organs of expression, communication, and are necessary for household and work-related activity. Thus, hand eczema can deteriorate quality of life. This study aims to find impact of hand eczema severity on quality of life.Methods: A cross-sectional study was done in a tertiary care hospital in Punjab from January to July, 2014. A total of 69 hand eczema patients of either gender aged ≥16 years were enrolled after taking an informed consent. Disease severity was assessed by hand eczema severity index (HECSI) score; and quality of life by dermatology life quality index (DLQI) questionnaire. The data was evaluated using statistical tests like frequency, chi-square, oneway ANOVA, t-test etc.Results: Out of 69 patients, 63.8% were males and 36.2% females. The...
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  • eczema 湿疹
  • severity 严重性
  • hospital 医院
  • quality 品质
  • gender 性别
  • statistically 统计地
  • score 得分
  • study 学习
  • significant 有效的
  • sectional 部分的