Lung Information Needs Questionnaire (LINQ)


Author of Tool: 

Hyland, ME, Jones, RCM, & Hanney, KE

Key references: 

Hyland ME, Jones RCM, Hanney KE (2006) The Lung Information Needs Questionnaire: Development, Preliminary Validation And Findings Resp Med 100 (10), 1807–1816.

Primary use / Purpose: 

Pulmonary Rehabilitation LINQ is a self-complete questionnaire that has measures the information needs of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) suitable for those in rehabilitation programmes. LINQ can also be used for patients with some other chronic lung diseases.


Web link to tool: 

Lung Information Need

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