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Table 1 IQCARO QoC decalogue

From: Factors associated with quality of care in inflammatory bowel diseases: a view from patient’s side using the IQCARO quality of care decalogue

  QoC indicator definition
1 My IBD care team has provided me with enough information about my illness
2 The medical team that manages my illness participates in all phases of care (emergencies, outpatient consultation, hospitalization, endoscopy, etc.)
3 My doctor pays me proper attention during my medical appointment
4 In case of an emergency, I can reach urgently my IBD care team when I have symptoms of an outbreak or complication
5 I am convinced that my IBD care team is capable to handle my illness correctly
6 My opinion, my personal and work situation have been taken into account when making decisions about the management of my illness
7 When I go to the outpatient clinic or hospital I have toilets nearby
8 Within my IBD care, I know who the physician in charge of my case is
9 I have been offered recommendations to help me manage my illness in my daily life
10 I have received information about the benefits and risks before starting any treatment for my illness