What is the St. George’s Respiratory Questionnaire?
Health-related quality of life (HRQoL) is often measured using the patient-administered St. George’s Respiratory Questionnaire, which is comprised of 3 main domains:³ ⁴
- Symptoms: the effect of respiratory symptoms and their frequency and severity
- Activity: activities that cause, or are limited by, breathlessness
- Impacts: aspects concerned with social functioning and psychological disturbances resulting from airway disease