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Translation, validation, and norming of the Dutch language version of the SF-36 Health Survey in community and chronic disease populations.
The primary objectives of this research were to translate, validate, and generate normative data on the SF-36 Health Survey for use among Dutch-speaking residents of the Netherlands. Translation ofExpand
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Labor and health status in economic evaluation of health care. The Health and Labor Questionnaire.
A health care program may influence both costs and health effects. We developed the Health and Labor Questionnaire (HLQ), which consists of four modules, to collect data on absence from work, reducedExpand
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Generalizability of valuations on health states collected with the EuroQolc-questionnaire.
PROBLEM Non-response and non-usable response were found in population surveys on valuation of health states. If non-response is selective regarding valuations, then generalization of the resultingExpand
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The effect of adding a cognitive dimension to the EuroQol multiattribute health-status classification system.
A methodological study was conducted to examine the effect of extending a frequently used simple multiattribute health-status classification system by adding a cognitive dimension. The EQ-5DExpand
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Reliability and validity of comprehensive health status measures in children: The Child Health Questionnaire in relation to the Health Utilities Index.
UNLABELLED This study assesses the feasibility, reliability and validity of the Child Health Questionnaire-Parent Form (CHQ-PF50), consisting of 11 multi-item scales covering the physical, emotionalExpand
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Subclinical hepatic encephalopathy impairs daily functioning
Subclinical hepatic encephalopathy (SHE) is assumed to have a negative effect on patients' daily functioning; therefore, treatment is recommended. However, no studies have been performed thatExpand
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Test-retest reliability of health state valuations collected with the EuroQol questionnaire.
This study is a contribution by the Dutch participants to the research programme of the EuroQol Group. This collaborative group of researchers engaged in outcome measurement is working towards theExpand
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Functional outcome after burns: a review.
We conducted a Medline search (1966-11/2003) on empirical studies into the consequences of burns. The International Classification of Functioning, disabilities and health (ICF) was used to classifyExpand
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A national burden of disease calculation: Dutch disability-adjusted life-years. Dutch Burden of Disease Group.
OBJECTIVES This study estimated the burden of disease due to 48 major causes in the Netherlands in 1994 in disability-adjusted life-years (DALYs), using national epidemiologic data and disabilityExpand
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Estimating parametric relationships between health description and health valuation with an application to the EuroQol EQ-5D.
Generic health status measures classify patients into different health states. For example, the EQ-5D descriptive system developed by the EuroQol Group classifies patients into 243 health states.Expand
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