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Factors associated with health-related quality of life in patients with facial palsy

JAMA Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery

What The Study Did: Patients with facial palsy completed questionnaires to help identify socioeconomic, personality and mental health factors associated with their health-related quality of life, information that may be beneficial in interpreting treatment outcomes.

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Authors: Tessa E. Bruins, B.Sc., of the University Medical Center Groningen, in Groningen, the Netherlands, is the corresponding author.

(doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2019.4559)

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