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Vol. 34. Issue 2.
Pages 99-107 (April - June 2020)
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Vol. 34. Issue 2.
Pages 99-107 (April - June 2020)
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DOI: 10.1016/j.ejpsy.2020.01.001
The Dutch Recovering Quality of Life questionnaire (ReQoL) and its psychometric qualities
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B.C. van Akena,
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b.vanaken@erasmusmc.nl

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, E. de Beursb,c, C.L. Muldera,d, C.M. van der Feltz-Cornelise
a Department of Psychiatry, Erasmus Medical Centre, Epidemiological and Social Psychiatric Research Institute, Postbus 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
b Arkin GGZ, Klaprozenweg 111, 1033 NN, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
c Institute of Psychology, Leiden University, Wassenaarseweg 52, 2333 AK Leiden, The Netherlands
d Parnassia Psychiatric Institute, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
e Chair Psychiatry and Epidemiology, Department of Health Sciences, HYMS, YBRI, University of York, York, Heslington YO10 5DD, United Kingdom
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Table 1. Demographic characteristics of the student and patient sample.
Table 2. Impression of the themes of the ReQoL with subscales of other measures.
Table 3. Distribution of scores on the ReQoL.
Table 4. Correlations between the themes of the ReQoL and corresponding themes on other measures.
Table 5. Known – group validity for the ReQoL.
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Abstract
Background and objectives

The emergence of the recovery movement has led to the development of the Recovering Quality of Life Questionnaire (ReQoL) in the UK. This study aims to describe and evaluate the Dutch translation.

Methods

The ReQoL was administered in two samples: 62 students completed the ReQoL-20, MANSA, EQ-5D-5L, PHQ-9 and GAD-7 through an online survey link. The ReQoL was tested for reliability and a first impression was obtained of convergent and known group validity. In addition, 164 patients with a psychotic disorder that were part of the UP’S cohort study completed the ReQoL-10, PHQ9 and GAD-7.

Results

The ReQoL-10 and ReQoL-20 showed to be reliable in the student sample and the patient sample. Indices of the convergent and known-group validity showed that the ReQoL was predominantly associated with quality of life and was able to distinguish between scores of patient and student samples.

Conclusion

The Dutch translation of the ReQoL-10 and ReQoL-20 yielded results in line with those of the original English version.

Keywords:
Quality of Life
Recovery
ReQoL
Dutch validation

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