quality of life

(KWAH-lih-tee ... life)

The overall enjoyment of life. Many clinical trials assess the effects of cancer and its treatment on the quality of life. These studies measure aspects of an individual’s sense of well-being and ability to carry out various activities.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "quality of life"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "calidad de vida"

Aprovechamiento general de la vida. Muchos estudios clínicos evalúan los efectos del cáncer y su tratamiento sobre la calidad de vida. Estos estudios miden los aspectos del sentido del bienestar de una persona y la capacidad de llevar a cabo diversas actividades.