[Interpretation of SF-36 and SF-12 questionnaires in Spain: physical and mental components].

@article{Vilagut2008InterpretationOS,
  title={[Interpretation of SF-36 and SF-12 questionnaires in Spain: physical and mental components].},
  author={Gemma Vilagut and Jose Maria Valderas and Montserrat Ferrer and Olatz Garin and Esther Lopez-Garcia and Jordi Alonso},
  journal={Medicina clinica},
  year={2008},
  volume={130 19},
  pages={726-35}
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE The SF-36 is one of the most widely evaluated and used quality of life questionnaires. Two summary components (physical and mental) have been developed from its 8 original dimensions. The objective of this study was to obtain the Spanish weights to calculate the summary components of the SF-36 and the SF-12, to evaluate their metric characteristics, and to obtain general population based reference norms. MATERIAL AND METHOD Representative samples of the Spanish… CONTINUE READING
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