Self-Reported Population Health: An International Perspective based on EQ-5D

by Agota Szende, Bas Janssen, Juan Cabases

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Book Description

The EQ-5D instrument, as a standardized, cross-culturally validated measure of self-assessed health has a hugely important role in understanding population health within and across countries. Over the past two decades a wealth of international population health survey data have been accumulated by the EuroQol Group from research conducted in many countries across four continents. One of the success factors of the EQ-5D instruments has been the easy availability of national or international sets of EQ-5D data, as well as clear explanations and guidance for users. There is an unmet need to produce a comprehensive book that captures up-to-date and expanded information of EQ-5D self-reported health and index values. EQ-5D population norms and cross-country analyses are provided from representative national surveys of 20 countries and additional regional surveys. This book will be a must for those who believe that how people report and value health is very important.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY-NC). You can download Self-Reported Population Health: An International Perspective based on EQ-5D ebook for free in PDF format (2.3 MB).

Book Details

Subject
Medical
Publisher
Springer
Published
2014
Pages
210
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9789400775954
ISBN10
9400775954
ISBN13 Digital
9789400775961
ISBN10 Digital
9400775962
PDF Size
2.3 MB
License
CC BY-NC

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