quality of life

quality of life is a topic covered in the Taber's Medical Dictionary.

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The objective conditions, consequences, or subjective value or satisfaction experienced in life. The concept holds varying meanings for different people and may evolve over time. For some individuals it implies access to resources, autonomy, empowerment, capability, and choice; for others, security, social integration, or freedom from stress or illness.

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The objective conditions, consequences, or subjective value or satisfaction experienced in life. The concept holds varying meanings for different people and may evolve over time. For some individuals it implies access to resources, autonomy, empowerment, capability, and choice; for others, security, social integration, or freedom from stress or illness.

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