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Field Value
CDE ID C09932
CDE Name World Health Organization Quality of Life (WHOQOL-BREF) – physical pain prevent work scale
Variable Name WHOQOLBREFPhysPnPrvWrkScale

Scale used to assess the extent to which pain prevents the participant from doing what needs to be done, as part of the World Health Organization Quality of Life (WHQOL-BREF) questionnaire


Not at all;a little;a moderate amount;very much;an extreme amount;


The following questions ask about how much you have experienced certain things in the last two weeks

Input Restrictions Single Pre-Defined Value Selected
Permissible Values


Question Text To what extent do you feel that physical pain prevents you from doing what you need to do?
Data Type Numeric Values
Population Adult
Measurement Type
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Domain Outcomes and End Points
SubDomain Quality of Life/Patient Reported Outcomes
CRF Module World Health Organization Quality of Life Assessment (WHOQOL-BREF)
Alias Aliases for variable name not defined
Classification Supplemental
Previous Title WHOQOL-BREF Q3

The WHOQOL Group (1998). Development of the World Health Organization WHOQOL=Bref QoL Assessment. Psychological Medicine, 28, 551-559. The WHOQOL Group. The World Health Organization Quality of Life assessment (WHOQOL): Development and general psychometric properties. Soc Sci Med 1998; 46: 1569-1585. Skevington SM, Lofty M, & O’Connell KA (2004). The World Health Organization’s WHOQOL-BREF quality of life assessment: Psychometric properties and results of the international field trial. A Report from the WHOQOL Group. Quality of Life Research, 13, 299-310. Yao G and Wu C (2005). Factorial invariance of the WHOQOL-BREF among disease groups. Qual Life Res. 14, 1881-1888. Hirayama MS, Gobbi S, Gobbi LTB, Stella F, Quality of Life in relation to disease severity in Brazilian Parkinson’s patients as measured using the WHOQOL-BREF, Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics 46, (2008), 147-160.

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