Health-related quality of life with multiple chronic conditions

According to a new studyout of Hawaii, both baseline and new multiple chronic conditions led to worse health in terms of activities of daily living and health-related quality of life. Researchers say these conclusions should be considered important outcomes to intervene on for improved long-term health. Using a longitudinal path model, we found the numbers of chronic conditions at baseline and 2-year follow-up were independently associated with more limitations in activities of daily living at 2-year follow-up...