Quality of Life Research

(The H4-Index of Quality of Life Research is 28. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-02-01 to 2024-02-01.)
Psychometric properties of the EQ-5D-5L: a systematic review of the literature228
COSMIN reporting guideline for studies on measurement properties of patient-reported outcome measures208
Quality of life under the COVID-19 quarantine166
Minimal important change (MIC): a conceptual clarification and systematic review of MIC estimates of PROMIS measures132
Using an implementation science approach to implement and evaluate patient-reported outcome measures (PROM) initiatives in routine care settings110
The impact of lockdown during the COVID-19 pandemic on mental and social health of children and adolescents107
US population norms for the EQ-5D-5L and comparison of norms from face-to-face and online samples78
Health-related quality of life issues, including symptoms, in patients with active COVID-19 or post COVID-19; a systematic literature review49
An EQ-5D-5L Value Set for Vietnam42
Response shift in patient-reported outcomes: definition, theory, and a revised model40
Pain catastrophizing mediates the negative influence of pain and trait-anxiety on health-related quality of life in fibromyalgia38
Perceived benefits and limitations of using patient-reported outcome measures in clinical practice with individual patients: a systematic review of qualitative studies37
Quality of life in patients with severe mental illness: a cross-sectional survey in an integrated outpatient health care model37
The effect of cognitive behavioral therapy on the quality of life of breast cancer patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials36
Enhancing validity, reliability and participation in self-reported health outcome measurement for children and young people: a systematic review of recall period, response scale format, and administra36
Effect of lymphedema self-management group-based education compared with social network-based education on quality of life and fear of cancer recurrence in women with breast cancer: a randomized contr36
Long-term health-related quality of life concerns related to the COVID-19 pandemic: a call to action35
Using nationally representative percentiles to interpret PROMIS pediatric measures35
How is quality of life defined and assessed in published research?35
Quality of life of COVID-19 critically ill survivors after ICU discharge: 90 days follow-up33
Depression and anxiety in cancer patients before and during the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic: association with treatment delays32
Norwegian population norms for the EQ-5D-5L: results from a general population survey32
Implications of response shift for micro-, meso-, and macro-level healthcare decision-making using results of patient-reported outcome measures32
Caregiver burden and health-related quality of life among primary family caregivers of individuals with schizophrenia: a cross-sectional study30
Exploring the burden of X-linked hypophosphatemia: a European multi-country qualitative study30
Factors associated with social isolation in community-dwelling older adults: a cross-sectional study30
Health-related quality of life and its predictors among adults living with HIV/AIDS and receiving antiretroviral therapy in Pakistan29
Health-promoting behaviors mediate the relationship between eHealth literacy and health-related quality of life among Chinese older adults: a cross-sectional study29
International guidance on the selection of patient-reported outcome measures in clinical trials: a review28
Whom should we ask? A systematic literature review of the arguments regarding the most accurate source of information for valuation of health states28