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Women’s Hair Growth Questionnaire (WHGQ)

Description and Context of Use: 
The WHGQ measures perceived hair growth in women with female pattern hair loss/androgenetic alopecia (AGA).
Population age range: 
Adult women (18+)
Number of items: 
4
Recall Period: 
Since the start of treatment
Response Scales: 
5-point Likert scale
Administration Mode: 
Self-administered; Paper and pen
Administration Time: 
<5 minutes
References: 
Harness J, Mamolo C, Olsen E, Price V, DeMuro-Mercon CJ, Fehnel SE, Barrows SM. The women's hair growth questionnaire (WHGQ): development and validation of a patient-reported measure for treatment efficacy in female pattern alopecia. Poster presented at the 67th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology; March 2009.
Original Language: 
English (US)
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