KDQOL Resources

In 1994 the Kidney Disease Quality of Life Working Group developed the KDQOL in an attempt to understand the relationship between functional status and well-being in end stage renal disease and their impact on outcomes measures.

Life Options has created - KDQOL-36 ONLINE - an online version of the short form designed as a learning tool for professionals.

Additional Resources:

The following article addresses in simple terms the uses and significance of the instruments.

Emotional Health

Effects of Exercise

Data can be easily scored and variables can be quantified along any number of variables. For more examples link to the following:





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Last updated on: September 19, 2014