Narcolepsy in children – how does it affect quality of life?

Takeaway

  • Health-related quality of life (HrQoL), adaptive behavior skills and parental stress are significantly worsened in children with post-H1N1-vaccination (PHV) narcolepsy.

Why this matters

  • Narcolepsy is a longstanding, debilitating disorder with unestablished quality-of-life outcomes.