The Allergic Rhinitis and its Impact on Asthma (ARIA) score of allergic rhinitis using mobile technology correlates with quality of life: The MASK study

J Bousquet, S Arnavielhe, A Bedbrook, J Fonseca, M Morais Almeida, A Todo Bom, I Annesi-Maesano, D Caimmi, P Demoly, P Devillier, V Siroux, E Menditto, G Passalacqua, C Stellato, M T Ventura, A A Cruz, F Sarquis Serpa, J da Silva, D Larenas-Linnemann, M Rodriguez GonzalezM T Burguete Cabañas, K C Bergmann, T Keil, L Klimek, R Mösges, S Shamai, T Zuberbier, M Bewick, D Price, D Ryan, A Sheikh, J M Anto, J Mullol, A Valero, T Haahtela, E Valovirta, W J Fokkens, P Kuna, B Samolinski, C Bindslev-Jensen, E Eller, S Bosnic-Anticevich, R E O'Hehir, P V Tomazic, A Yorgancioglu, B Gemicioglu, C Bachert, P W Hellings, I Kull, E Melén, MASK study group

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Abstract

Mobile technology has been used to appraise allergic rhinitis control, but more data are needed. To better assess the importance of mobile technologies in rhinitis control, the ARIA (Allergic Rhinitis and its Impact on Asthma) score ranging from 0 to 4 of the Allergy Diary was compared with EQ-5D (EuroQuol) and WPAI-AS (Work Productivity and Activity Impairment in allergy) in 1288 users in 18 countries. This study showed that quality-of-life data (EQ-5D visual analogue scale and WPA-IS Question 9) are similar in users without rhinitis and in those with mild rhinitis (scores 0-2). Users with a score of 3 or 4 had a significant impairment in quality-of-life questionnaires.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)505-510
Number of pages6
JournalAllergy
Volume73
Issue number2
Early online date5 Oct 2017
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 28 Feb 2018

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Keywords

  • Journal Article
  • Allergic Rhinitis and its Impact on Asthma
  • EuroQuol
  • MACVIA-ARIA Sentinel NetworK
  • rhinitis
  • Work Productivity and Activity Impairment in allergy

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Bousquet, J., Arnavielhe, S., Bedbrook, A., Fonseca, J., Morais Almeida, M., Todo Bom, A., ... MASK study group (2018). The Allergic Rhinitis and its Impact on Asthma (ARIA) score of allergic rhinitis using mobile technology correlates with quality of life: The MASK study. Allergy, 73(2), 505-510. https://doi.org/10.1111/all.13307