Tag: quality of life

Study: Only 2 of 20 Tested Instruments Recommended for Measuring the Quality of Life of Children With a Disability

KIDSCREEN and KINDL Meet Criteria Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—December 18, 2018—Value in Health, the official journal of ISPOR—the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, announced today the publication of new research finding that of 20 quality of life (QoL)

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MAPPING THE CLINICAL COPD QUESTIONNAIRE ONTO EQ-5D VALUES

Rotterdam, The Netherlands – The Clinical COPD Questionnaire (CCQ) is a widely-used questionnaire to assess the effectiveness of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) treatments. However, it is not a preference-based measure, and hence cannot be directly used to estimate the

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Potential Common Benchmark For Assessing New Diabetes Treatments

Basel, Switzerland – Many new products for type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) will be launched in the coming years as a response to this ever-increasing world epidemic. Health technology assessment (HTA) agencies require cost-effectiveness studies of these agents, but no consistent

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