Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory™ Infant Scales™ (PedsQL™ Infant Scales™)

Varni JW


Last update: February 2017

Basic description

Conditions of use
The PedsQL™ Infant Scales™ is a specific module of the PedsQL™

Existing versions: 

Acute version and Standard version, for Infants 1-12 months and Infants 13-24 months


Varni JW

Copyright © 1998 JW Varni, Ph.D.
To measure generic health-related quality of life in infants. Applicable for infants with acute and chronic health conditions and healthy infants.
Therapeutic area
  • Generic
Therapeutic indication


Type of Clinical Outcome Assessment (COA)
  • obsro ObsRO
Bibliographic reference(s) of the original questionnaire

Varni, J.W., Limbers, C.A., Neighbors, K., Schulz, K., Lieu, J.E.C., Heffer, R.W., Tuzinkiewicz, K., Mangione-Smith, R., Zimmerman, J.J., & Alonso, E.M. (2011). The PedsQL™ Infant Scales: Feasibility, internal consistency reliability and validity in healthy and ill infants. Quality of Life Research, 20, 45-55.