Consumer and Professional Ratings of the Importance of Functional Status Components

@inproceedings{Kane1997ConsumerAP,
  title={Consumer and Professional Ratings of the Importance of Functional Status Components},
  author={Robert L. Kane and T. D. Rockwood and Michael Finch and Ian Philp},
  booktitle={Health care financing review},
  year={1997}
}
As the population ages and chronic disease becomes the more dominant form of illness, measures of functional loss and disability assume greater importance in the assessment of both quality of life and the cost-effectiveness of care. The authors studied the responses of consumers and health care professionals regarding the impact on dependency of various… CONTINUE READING