Quality of Life in Alzheimer’s Disease (QOL-AD)

Logsdon R; Gibbons LE; McCurry SM; Teri L

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Basic description

2 versions:
- patient self-administered version
- caregiver-administered version (family)


Logsdon R; Gibbons LE; McCurry SM; Teri L

© 1996, Rebecca Logsdon, PhD.
To develop and provide psychometric data on perceived QoL in AD patients as rated by patients and caregivers
Therapeutic area
  • Nervous System Diseases
  • Mental Disorders
  • Neoplasms
Therapeutic indication
  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Nervous System Neoplasms
Type of Clinical Outcome Assessment (COA)
  • obsro ObsRO
  • pro PRO
ObsRO: Family version
Original language(s)
  • English for the USA
Bibliographic reference(s) of the original questionnaire

Logsdon RG, Gibbons LE, McCurry SM, Teri L. Quality of Life in Alzheimer’s disease: Patient and Caregiver Reports. Journal of Mental Health and Aging. 1999;5(1):21-32

Logsdon RG, Gibbons LE, McCurry SM, Teri L. Assessing quality of life in older adults with cognitive impairment. Psychosom Med. 2002 May-Jun;64(3):510-9 (PubMed abstract)

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Logsdon R; Gibbons LE; McCurry SM; Teri L

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  • English for the USA


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Bibliographic reference of the Thai translation:

Buasi N, Permsuwan U. Validation of the Thai QOL-AD version in Alzheimer's patients and caregivers. Australas Med J. 2014 Jun 30;7(6):251-9 (Full text article)


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