How well do elderly people complete individualised quality of life measures: An exploratory study

@article{Dempster2000HowWD,
  title={How well do elderly people complete individualised quality of life measures: An exploratory study},
  author={Martin Dempster and Michael Donnelly},
  journal={Quality of Life Research},
  year={2000},
  volume={9},
  pages={369-375}
}
This research note describes and discusses a study which investigated the feasibility of using an individualised approach to measure the quality of life (QoL) of a sample of older people who were in receipt of an early hospital discharge service. Most participants (86%) were able to identify areas of their lives which were important to them, rate their level of functioning on each of these areas and rank their life areas in order of importance. However, 39% were unable to quantify the relative… CONTINUE READING

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