A Model of Equivalence in the Cultural Adaptation of HRQoL Instruments: The Universalist Approach

@article{Herdman1998AMO,
  title={A Model of Equivalence in the Cultural Adaptation of HRQoL Instruments: The Universalist Approach},
  author={Michael Herdman and Julia Fox-Rushby and Xavier Fontanet Bad{\'i}a},
  journal={Quality of Life Research},
  year={1998},
  volume={7},
  pages={323-335}
}
The health-related quality of life (HRQoL) literature presents a confused picture of what ‘equivalence’ in the cross-cultural use of HRQoL questionnaires means and how it can be assessed. Much of this confusion can be attributed to the ‘absolutist’ approach to the cross-cultural adaptation of HRQoL questionnaires. The purpose of this paper is to provide a model of equivalence from a universalist perspective and to link this to the translation and adaptation of HRQoL questionnaires. The model… CONTINUE READING
BETA

Similar Papers

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 354 CITATIONS, ESTIMATED 59% COVERAGE

Adaptation and validation of the short version WHOQOL-HIV in Ethiopia

  • International journal of mental health systems
  • 2016
VIEW 6 EXCERPTS
CITES BACKGROUND & METHODS
HIGHLY INFLUENCED

Synthesising self : the quality of life of older Chinese migrants in Manchester

VIEW 4 EXCERPTS
CITES RESULTS, BACKGROUND & METHODS
HIGHLY INFLUENCED

Cross-cultural adaptation of the Child Perceptions Questionnaire 11–14 (CPQ11–14) for the Brazilian Portuguese language

  • Health and quality of life outcomes
  • 2008
VIEW 5 EXCERPTS
CITES BACKGROUND, RESULTS & METHODS
HIGHLY INFLUENCED

FILTER CITATIONS BY YEAR

1987
2019

CITATION STATISTICS

  • 28 Highly Influenced Citations

  • Averaged 15 Citations per year over the last 3 years