Skip Navigation
Skip to contents

PHRP : Osong Public Health and Research Perspectives

OPEN ACCESS
SEARCH
Search

Author index

Page Path
HOME > Articles and issues > Author index
Search
Morteza Arab-Zozani 1 Article
Health-Related Quality of Life and its Associated Factors in COVID-19 Patients
Morteza Arab-Zozani, Fatemah Hashemi, Hossein Safari, Mahmood Yousefi, Hosein Ameri
Osong Public Health Res Perspect. 2020;11(5):296-302.   Published online October 22, 2020
DOI: https://doi.org/10.24171/j.phrp.2020.11.5.05
  • 8,912 View
  • 418 Download
  • 45 Citations
AbstractAbstract PDF
Objectives

Health-related quality of life (HRQoL) is one of the most important outcome measures for patients. The purpose of this study was to evaluate HRQoL and related factors in Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) patients.

Methods

A total of 420 COVID-19 patients who had been discharged from hospital were selected using a systematic sampling. The EuroQol 5-dimensional-5 levels (EQ-5D-5L) questionnaire along with medical records of the patients were used to gather the data. The t test and analysis of variance were employed to test the difference between mean EQ-5D-5L scores, and the BetaMix model was used to investigate factors associated with EQ-5D-5L scores.

Results

The mean score for the patients who completed the EQ-5D-5L questionnaire (n = 409) was 0.6125. The EQ-5D-5L scores were significantly higher in males, patients with younger age, those with a low level of education, the employed, patients who worked in uncrowded workplaces, patients without diabetes, and those who were not admitted to intensive care unit. The BetaMix model showed that gender, age, education, employment status, having diabetes, heart failure, and admission to the intensive care unit were significant independent predictors of the EQ-5D-5L index values.

Conclusion

The mean score for EQ-5D-5L in COVID-19 patients was low in this study. Some of the factors, especially aging and having diabetes, should be considered in the aftercare of patients to improve their HRQoL.

Citations

Citations to this article as recorded by  
  • Health related quality of life in adults with asthma: a systematic review to identify the values of EQ-5D-5L instrument
    Somayeh Afshari, Hosein Ameri, Rajab Ali Daroudi, Maryam Shiravani, Hassan Karami, Ali Akbari Sari
    Journal of Asthma.2022; 59(6): 1203.     CrossRef
  • Evaluation of perceived fears of COVID-19 virus infection and its relationship to health-related quality of life among patients with diabetes mellitus in Egypt during pandemic: a developing country single-center study
    Mohamed Abdelghani, Mohamed G. Hamed, Amira Said, Eman Fouad
    Diabetology International.2022; 13(1): 108.     CrossRef
  • Post‐acute COVID‐19 syndrome (PCS) and health‐related quality of life (HRQoL)—A systematic review and meta‐analysis
    Preeti Malik, Karan Patel, Candida Pinto, Richa Jaiswal, Raghavendra Tirupathi, Shreejith Pillai, Urvish Patel
    Journal of Medical Virology.2022; 94(1): 253.     CrossRef
  • Infección grave por SARS-CoV-2: valoración clínica y evaluación funcional biomecánica al mes del alta hospitalaria
    A. Ezzeddine Angulo, J.M. Elía Martínez, V. Iñigo Huarte, I. Máñez Añón, J.M. Tenías Burillo, F. Peydro de Moya
    Rehabilitación.2022; 56(2): 142.     CrossRef
  • Quality of life and other patient-reported outcomes in adult Lebanese patients with type 2 diabetes during COVID-19 pandemic
    E. Naous, M. Boulos, G. Sleilaty, A. A. Achkar, M.-H. Gannagé-Yared
    Journal of Endocrinological Investigation.2022; 45(4): 763.     CrossRef
  • Economic evaluations of inactivated COVID-19 vaccines in six Western Pacific and South East Asian countries and regions: A modeling study
    Yawen Jiang, Dan Cai, Si Shi
    Infectious Disease Modelling.2022; 7(1): 109.     CrossRef
  • Psychological Symptoms in COVID-19 Patients: Insights into Pathophysiology and Risk Factors of Long COVID-19
    Angel Yun-Kuan Thye, Jodi Woan-Fei Law, Loh Teng-Hern Tan, Priyia Pusparajah, Hooi-Leng Ser, Sivakumar Thurairajasingam, Vengadesh Letchumanan, Learn-Han Lee
    Biology.2022; 11(1): 61.     CrossRef
  • Health-related quality of life among COVID-19 individuals: A cross-sectional study in Tamil Nadu, India
    Suganya Barani, Tarun Bhatnagar, Meenakumari Natarajan, Kumari Gayathri, Harshal Bhimrao Sonekar, Akhil Sasidharan, T.S. Selvavinayagam, Bhavani Shankara Bagepally
    Clinical Epidemiology and Global Health.2022; 13: 100943.     CrossRef
  • Evaluation of post-COVID health status using the EuroQol-5D-5L scale
    Siddhi Hegde, Shreya Sreeram, Kaushik R Bhat, Vaishnavi Satish, Sujith Shekar, Mahesh Babu
    Pathogens and Global Health.2022; 116(8): 498.     CrossRef
  • European Respiratory Society statement on long COVID follow-up
    Katerina M. Antoniou, Eirini Vasarmidi, Anne-Marie Russell, Claire Andrejak, Bruno Crestani, Marion Delcroix, Anh Tuan Dinh-Xuan, Venerino Poletti, Nicola Sverzellati, Michele Vitacca, Martin Witzenrath, Thomy Tonia, Antonio Spanevello
    European Respiratory Journal.2022; 60(2): 2102174.     CrossRef
  • Quality of life of COVID 19 patients after discharge: Systematic review
    H. M. R. K. G. Nandasena, M. L. Pathirathna, A. M. M. P. Atapattu, P. T. S. Prasanga, Mohamed A Yassin
    PLOS ONE.2022; 17(2): e0263941.     CrossRef
  • Factors Associated with Poor Treatment Outcome among Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients in South Central, Ethiopia
    Abdene Weya Kaso, Habtamu Endashaw Hareru, Taha Kaso, Gebi Agero, Mohd Saeed
    BioMed Research International.2022; 2022: 1.     CrossRef
  • The health-related quality of life in patients with post-COVID-19 after hospitalization: a systematic review
    Eduardo Augusto Barbosa Figueiredo, Whesley Tanor Silva, Sabrina Pinheiro Tsopanoglou, Débora Fernandes de Melo Vitorino, Luciano Fonseca Lemos de Oliveira, Keity Lamary Souza Silva, Hiago Daniel Herédia Luz, Matheus Ribeiro Ávila, Lucas Fróis Fernandes d
    Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropic.2022;[Epub]     CrossRef
  • Quality of life during COVID-19 pandemic: a community-based study in Dakahlia governorate, Egypt
    Shorouk Mohsen, Ragaa El-Masry, Olfat Farag Ali, Doaa Abdel-Hady
    Global Health Research and Policy.2022;[Epub]     CrossRef
  • Quality of life (QoL) among COVID-19 recovered healthcare workers in Bangladesh
    Md Utba Rashid, Md Abdullah Saeed Khan, Koustuv Dalal, Soumik Kha Sagar, Mosharop Hossian, Sabrina Yesmin Barsha, Miah Md. Akiful Haque, Mohammad Ali Hossain, Mohammad Hayatun Nabi, Mohammad Delwer Hossain Hawlader
    BMC Health Services Research.2022;[Epub]     CrossRef
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder, anxiety, depression and related factors among COVID-19 patients during the fourth wave of the pandemic in Vietnam
    Hoang Bac Nguyen, Thi Hong Minh Nguyen, Thi Hong Nhan Vo, Thi Cam Nhung Vo, Duc Nguyet Quynh Nguyen, Huu-Thinh Nguyen, Tuan-Ngan Tang, Thi-Hiep Nguyen, Van Trang Do, Quang Binh Truong
    International Health.2022;[Epub]     CrossRef
  • ASSESSMENT OF QUALITY OF LIFE AND EFFECTS IN RECOVERED AND VACCINATED COVID-19 POPULATION: A CROSS-SECTIONAL OBSERVATIONAL STUDY
    VANLALFAKZELI, VARADHA PAYANGOTT, ABUBAKER SIDDIQ
    International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutic.2022; : 1.     CrossRef
  • The Persistent Symptoms and Decreased Quality of Life of COVID-19 Patients (A 3-month Follow-up after Discharge)
    Nur Farhanah, Charles Budiman, Muchlis Achsan Udji Sofro, Budi Riyanto, Suharyo Hadisaputro, Muhammad Hussein Gasem
    Open Access Macedonian Journal of Medical Sciences.2022; 10(B): 1419.     CrossRef
  • Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practices Regarding “New Normal” Guidelines and Quality of Life Among Thai People During the COVID-19 Outbreak: An Online Cross-Sectional Survey
    Pathavee Waewwab, Wirichada Pan-ngum, Sukhontha Siri, Bhophkrit Bhopdhornangkul, Wiriya Mahikul
    Frontiers in Public Health.2022;[Epub]     CrossRef
  • Patterns in the relationship between acute COVID-19/long COVID-19 and quality of life: A cross-sectional study of patients attending a tertiary care hospital in Turkey
    Hakan Tuzun, Cansu Özbaş, Burkay Budak, Gizem Altunay, FN Baran Aksakal
    Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine.2022; 15(6): 274.     CrossRef
  • The effect of coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19) according to gender on health-related quality of life
    Betül ÇİFTÇİ
    Journal of Health Sciences and Medicine.2022; 5(4): 1030.     CrossRef
  • Health-Related Quality of Life of Moroccan COVID-19 Survivors: A Case-Control Study
    Asmaa Azizi, Doha Achak, Elmadani Saad, Abderraouf Hilali, Chakib Nejjari, Mohamed Khalis, Ibtissam Youlyouz-Marfak, Abdelghafour Marfak
    International Journal of Environmental Research an.2022; 19(14): 8804.     CrossRef
  • Food Intake Changes and Their Impact on Quality of Life in Spanish Citizens with and without COVID-19 during Lockdown
    María García-de-Miguel, Elisabet Huertas-Hoyas, Jorge Pérez-Corrales, Cristina Rodríguez-Rivas, Cristina García-Bravo, Sara García-Bravo, Lucía Rocío Camacho-Montaño
    Healthcare.2022; 10(8): 1414.     CrossRef
  • Health-Related Quality of Life and Its Socio-Demographic and Behavioural Correlates during the COVID-19 Pandemic in Estonia
    Merili Tamson, Rainer Reile, Diana Sokurova, Kaire Innos, Eha Nurk, Kaia Laidra, Sigrid Vorobjov
    International Journal of Environmental Research an.2022; 19(15): 9060.     CrossRef
  • One-year follow-up of depression, anxiety, and quality of life of Peruvian patients who survived COVID-19
    Jeff Huarcaya-Victoria, Christoper A. Alarcon-Ruiz, William Barzola-Farfán, Claudia Cruzalegui-Bazán, Michaell Cabrejos-Espinoza, Gabriela Aspilcueta-Montoya, Feleydi Cornero-Quispe, Javier Salazar-Bellido, Beltrán Villarreal
    Quality of Life Research.2022;[Epub]     CrossRef
  • Quality of life among patients with chronic non-communicable diseases during COVID-19 pandemic in Southern Ethiopia: A cross-sectional analytical study
    Mohammed Ayalew, Bedilu Deribe, Siraj Hussen, Semira Defar, Abel Gedefaw
    Frontiers in Psychiatry.2022;[Epub]     CrossRef
  • Postdischarge pain, fatigue severity and quality of life in COVID-19 survivors
    Esma DEMİRHAN, Sevgi ATAR, Günay ER, İpek OKUTAN, Ömer KURU
    The European Research Journal.2022; : 1.     CrossRef
  • Calidad de vida relacionada a la salud en personas con COVID-19, internados en un establecimiento hospitalario en el Callao.
    Diana Karim Matta Solis
    Revista Cuidado y Salud Pública.2022; 2(1): 56.     CrossRef
  • Headache in Post-COVID-19 Patients: Its Characteristics and Relationship with the Quality of Life
    Endang Mutiawati, Hendrix Indra Kusuma, Marhami Fahriani, Harapan Harapan, Syahrul Syahrul, Nasrul Musadir
    Medicina.2022; 58(10): 1500.     CrossRef
  • Quality of Life in COVID-19 Outpatients: A Long-Term Follow-Up Study
    Vincent Tarazona, David Kirouchena, Pascal Clerc, Florence Pinsard-Laventure, Bastien Bourrion
    Journal of Clinical Medicine.2022; 11(21): 6478.     CrossRef
  • Health-Related Quality of Life and Associated Factors Among Covid-19 Survivors. Experience from Ethiopian Treatment Centers
    Abdene Weya Kaso, Hailmariam Getachew Tesema, Habtamu Endashaw Hareru, Taha Kaso, Zemachu Ashuro, Adugna Asefa Talemahu, Soressa Tafere Jore, Reta Kassa, Gebi Agero, Alemayehu Hailu
    Infection and Drug Resistance.2022; Volume 15: 6143.     CrossRef
  • Long COVID-19 and Health-Related Quality of Life of Mild Cases in Korea: 3-Months Follow-up of a Single Community Treatment Center
    Hi Sun Soh, BeLong Cho
    Journal of Korean Medical Science.2022;[Epub]     CrossRef
  • Health-related quality of life in survivors of severe COVID-19 infection
    Gabriele d’Ettorre, Paolo Vassalini, Vincenzo Coppolelli, Elio Gentilini Cacciola, Letizia Sanitinelli, Luca Maddaloni, Silvia Fabris, Claudio M. Mastroianni, Gabriella d’Ettorre, Giancarlo Ceccarelli
    Pharmacological Reports.2022;[Epub]     CrossRef
  • Updated APLAR consensus statements on care for patients with rheumatic diseases during the COVID‐19 pandemic
    Lai‐Shan Tam, Yoshiya Tanaka, Rohini Handa, Zhanguo Li, Jose Paulo Lorenzo, Worawit Louthrenoo, Catherine Hill, Kevin Pile, Philip C. Robinson, Leonila F. Dans, Li Yang Hsu, Sang‐Min Lee, Jiacai Cho, A. T. M. Tanveer Hasan, Babur Salim, Saba Samreen, Syah
    International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases.2021; 24(6): 733.     CrossRef
  • Physical and mental health complications post-COVID-19: Scoping review
    Sanaz Shanbehzadeh, Mahnaz Tavahomi, Nasibeh Zanjari, Ismail Ebrahimi-Takamjani, Somayeh Amiri-arimi
    Journal of Psychosomatic Research.2021; 147: 110525.     CrossRef
  • Avoiding Trouble Ahead: Lessons Learned and Suggestions for Economic Evaluations of COVID-19 Vaccines
    Chris Painter, Wanrudee Isaranuwatchai, Juthamas Prawjaeng, Hwee Lin Wee, Brandon Wen Bing Chua, Vinh Anh Huynh, Jing Lou, Fang Ting Goh, Nantasit Luangasanatip, Wirichada Pan-Ngum, Wang Yi, Hannah Clapham, Yot Teerawattananon
    Applied Health Economics and Health Policy.2021; 19(4): 463.     CrossRef
  • Protocol for the economic evaluation of COVID-19 pandemic response policies
    Brandon Wen Bing Chua, Vinh Anh Huynh, Jing Lou, Fang Ting Goh, Hannah Clapham, Yot Teerawattananon, Hwee Lin Wee
    BMJ Open.2021; 11(9): e051503.     CrossRef
  • Quality of life of COVID-19 recovered patients in Bangladesh
    Mohammad Delwer Hossain Hawlader, Md. Utba Rashid, Md. Abdullah Saeed Khan, Tasnim Ara, Mohammad Hayatun Nabi, Miah Md. Akiful Haque, Kazi Farhana Matin, Mohammad Ali Hossain, Mahfil Ara Rahman, Mosharop Hossian, Shuvajit Saha, Ridwana Maher Manna, Md. Ye
    PLOS ONE.2021; 16(10): e0257421.     CrossRef
  • Investigating the COVID-19 related behaviors in the public transport system
    Fatemeh Bakhtari Aghdam, Homayoun Sadeghi-Bazargani, Kavous Shahsavarinia, Fatemeh Jafari, Leila Jahangiry, Neda Gilani
    Archives of Public Health.2021;[Epub]     CrossRef
  • Impact of Covid-19 on health-related quality of life of patients: A structured review
    Ak Narayan Poudel, Shihua Zhu, Nicola Cooper, Paul Roderick, Nisreen Alwan, Carolyn Tarrant, Nida Ziauddeen, Guiqing Lily Yao, Prasenjit Mitra
    PLOS ONE.2021; 16(10): e0259164.     CrossRef
  • Comprehensive and long-term surveys of COVID-19 sequelae in Japan, an ambidirectional multicentre cohort study: study protocol
    Kensuke Nakagawara, Ho Namkoong, Hideki Terai, Katsunori Masaki, Takae Tanosaki, Kyoko Shimamoto, Ho Lee, Hiromu Tanaka, Satoshi Okamori, Hiroki Kabata, Shotaro Chubachi, Shinnosuke Ikemura, Hirofumi Kamata, Hiroyuki Yasuda, Ichiro Kawada, Makoto Ishii, Y
    BMJ Open Respiratory Research.2021; 8(1): e001015.     CrossRef
  • Determinants of quality of life among COVID-19 patients in Southwestern region of Bangladesh
    Md. Injamul Haq Methun, M. Sheikh Giash Uddin, Iqramul Haq, Md. Asaduzzaman Noor, Md. Jakaria Habib, Md. Ismail Hossain, Ahmed Abdus Saleh Saleheen, Sutopa Roy, Shatabdi Shamrita Ume, Md. Rukonozzaman Rukon, Md. Amit Hasan, Md. Jahangir Alam
    Indian Journal of Medical Sciences.2021; 74: 15.     CrossRef
  • Evaluation of health-related quality of life of Covid-19 patients: a hospital-based study in South Central Ethiopia
    Abdene Weya Kaso, Gebi Agero, Zewdu Hurisa, Taha Kaso, Helen Ali Ewune, Alemayehu Hailu
    Health and Quality of Life Outcomes.2021;[Epub]     CrossRef
  • Cardiovascular diseases, social and demographic factors, and quality of life in convalescents of COVID-19-associated pneumonia three months after hospital discharge
    O.A. Guskova, E.I. Yaroslavskaya, B.Yu. Prilenskii, T.I. Petelina
    Profilakticheskaya meditsina.2021; 24(11): 36.     CrossRef
  • Efficacy of Ayurveda and Yoga in the management of SARS-CoV-2: Two case reports
    RajaRam Mahto, Arshath Jyothi, Aparna Dileep, Archana Shukla, Aleena Gauri
    Journal of Ayurveda Case Reports.2020; 3(4): 127.     CrossRef

PHRP : Osong Public Health and Research Perspectives