Generic measures of health-related quality of life in ankylosing spondylitis: reliability, validity and responsiveness.

@article{Haywood2002GenericMO,
  title={Generic measures of health-related quality of life in ankylosing spondylitis: reliability, validity and responsiveness.},
  author={Kirstie L Haywood and Andrew Malcolm Garratt and Krysia Dziedzic and Peter T. Dawes},
  journal={Rheumatology},
  year={2002},
  volume={41 12},
  pages={
          1380-7
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the acceptability and measurement properties of two generic measures of health-related quality of life (HRQL): the EuroQol and the Short Form 12-item Health Survey Questionnaire (SF-12) in ankylosing spondylitis (AS). METHODS Instruments were administered by means of a self-completed questionnaire to AS patients recruited from across the United Kingdom. Instruments were assessed for data quality and scaling assumptions. Test-retest reliability was assessed in those… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 40 CITATIONS