This book provides an essential guide to the use of the EuroQol Groupas value sets for working with EQ-5D data. The EQ-5D is a widely used generic health state descriptive system and facilitates the valuation of health and health gain through its pre-existing value sets. This book brings together a comprehensive inventory of these value sets and their characteristics and offers guidance on how to choose which value set for what purpose.EQ-5D valuations, a more recent value set is preferable to an older one, providing they are equally relevant in other ways, and are otherwise comparable on the empirical and theoretical grounds discussed next. Empirical characteristicsanbsp;...
|Title||:||EQ-5D Value Sets: Inventory, Comparative Review and User Guide|
|Author||:||Agota Szende, Mark Oppe, Nancy Devlin|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2007-03-06|