Comparative Performance of Diagnosis-based and Prescription-based Comorbidity Scores to Predict Health-related Quality of Life.

@article{Mehta2016ComparativePO,
  title={Comparative Performance of Diagnosis-based and Prescription-based Comorbidity Scores to Predict Health-related Quality of Life.},
  author={Hemalkumar B Mehta and Sneha D Sura and Manvi Sharma and Michael D. Johnson and Taylor Sohn Riall},
  journal={Medical care},
  year={2016},
  volume={54 5},
  pages={519-27}
}
OBJECTIVES To compare the performance of the health-related quality of life-comorbidity index (HRQoL-CI) with the diagnosis-based Charlson, Elixhauser, and combined comorbidity scores and the prescription-based chronic disease score (CDS) in predicting HRQoL in Agency of Healthcare Research and Quality priority conditions (asthma, breast cancer, diabetes… CONTINUE READING