Table 3

Instruments Included and Excluded

Included Instruments
CHFQHFFSI
KCCQQLQ-SHF
MLHFQLVD-36
CHATMSAS-HF
SDHFQ
Excluded Instruments
Zung Self-Rating Depression Scale
Profile of Mood State
Generic QoL Questionnaire
Cumulative Illness Rating Scale
Single Item Health Status
Multidimensional Fatigue Inventory
Social Provisions Scale
EuroQol Dimensions Index
Medical Outcomes Study 36-Item Short-Form Health Survey
12-Item Short-Form Health Survey
Sickness Impact Profile
Patient-Generated Index
London Chest Activity of Daily Living Scale
Health Utilities Index Mark-3
Patient Health Questionnaire-9
Brief Symptom Inventory
MacNew
Cardiac Depression Scale
Duke Activity Status Index
QoL Index—Cardiac Version
Dyspnea Fatigue Index
Health-Related QoL Questionnaire

EuroQoL = European Quality of Life; QoL = quality of life; other abbreviations as in Table 2.