Osteoporosis-Targeted Quality of Life Questionnaire (OPTQoL)



To assess the impact of osteoporosis on quality of life in peri- and post-menopausal women

Targeted Population

  • Osteoporosis

Copyright holder

Merck & Co., Inc., Rahway, NJ, USA


Original Language(s)

  • English for the USA

Conditions of use

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Lydick E, Zimmerman SI, Yawn B. Development and validation of a discriminative quality of life questionnaire for osteoporosis (the OPTQoL). J Bone Miner Res. 1997 Mar;12(3):456-63.

Chandler JM, Martin AR, Girman C. Reliability of an Osteoporosis-Targeted Quality of Life Survey Instrument for use in the community: OPTQoL. Osteoporos Int. 1998;8(2):127-35.

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