Conditions of use
The PedsQL™ Asthma Module Short Form is a specific module of the PedsQL™
Existing versions: Acute version and Standard version, for Toddlers (2-4 years of age), Young Child (5-7 years of age), Child (8-12 years of age), Adolescent (13-18 years of age)
Varni, J.W., Burwinkle, T.M., Rapoff, M.A., Kamps, J.L., & Olson, N. (2004). The PedsQL in pediatric asthma: Reliability and validity of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory™ Generic Core Scales and Asthma Module. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 27, 297-318.
Chan, K.S., Mangione-Smith, R., Burwinkle, T.M., Rosen, M., & Varni, J.W. (2005). The PedsQL™: Reliability and validity of the Short-Form Generic Core Scales and Asthma Module. Medical Care, 43, 256-265.
Seid, M., Limbers, C.A., Driscoll, K.A., Opipari-Arrigan, L.A., Gelhard, L.R, & Varni, J.W. (2010). Reliability, validity, and responsiveness of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory™ (PedsQL™) Generic Core Scales and Asthma Symptoms Scale in vulnerable children with asthma. Journal of Asthma, 47, 170-177.
Seid, M., D’Amico, E.J., Varni, J.W., Munafo, J., Britto, M., Kercsmar, C., Drotar, D., King, E., & Darbie, L. (2012). The In Vivo adherence intervention for at risk adolescents with asthma: Report of a randomized pilot trial. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 37, 390-403.
Thissen, D., Varni, J.W., Stucky, B.D., Liu, Y., Irwin, D.E., & DeWalt, D.A. (2011). Using the PedsQL™ 3.0 Asthma Module to obtain scores comparable with those of the PROMIS Pediatric Asthma Impact Scale (PAIS). Quality of Life Research, 20, 1497-1505.
Greenley, R.N., Josie, K.L. & Drotar, D. (2008). Self-reported quality of life among inner-city youth with asthma. An empirical examination of the PedsQL™ 3.0 Asthma Module. Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, 100, 106-111.
Josie, K.L., Greenley, R.N., & Drotar, D. (2007). Health-related quality of life measures for children with asthma: Reliability and validity of the Children’s Health Survey for Asthma and the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory 3.0 Asthma Module. Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, 98, 218-224.