8 edition of Improving the quality of life found in the catalog.
Explores how the quality of life varies in different parts of the world and what can be done to help meet people"s basic needs, both through government action and the efforts of individual citizens.
|Statement||by Susan Watson.|
|LC Classifications||HN25 .W38 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2002044627|
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Quality of life (QOL) is an overarching term for the quality of the various domains in human is an expected standard level  that consists of the expectations of an individual or society for a good life. These expectations are guided by the values, goals and socio-cultural context in which an individual lives.
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October 1, and quality of life in older patients. Annual examination and lab testing.That is to say, able-bodied people expect the quality of life of someone who is disabled to be much lower, on average, than what disabled people actually report. 15 Some studies have found that health care providers estimated the quality of life of disabled people to be even lower than the estimates of members of the general public.
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