How Are You? (HAY)

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Maes S, Bruil J. Assessing the quality of life in children with a chronic illness. In: Rodriguez-Marin J, ed. Health Psychology and Quality of Life Research. Alicante, Spain: Health Psychology Department, University of Alicante; 1995;637–52.
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Purpose The HAY covers the physical, social and psychological consequences of illness for children and consists of a generic, a chronic illness section and a disease-specific section.
Domain(s) Life Satisfaction
Positive Affect
Quality of Life
Target population Child
Number of items 83
Administration format self-report
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Availability in other languages Dutch
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le Coq, E. M., Colland, V. T., Boeke, A. J. P., Bezemer, D. P., & van Eijk, J. Th. M. (2000). Reproducibility, construct validity, and responsiveness of the "How Are You?" (HAY), a self-report quality of life questionnaire for children with asthma. Journal of Asthma, 37(1), 43-58.
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