Incorporating Mortality in Health Utility Measures

@article{Dewitt2020IncorporatingMI,
  title={Incorporating Mortality in Health Utility Measures},
  author={B. Dewitt and G. Torrance},
  journal={Medical Decision Making},
  year={2020},
  volume={40},
  pages={862 - 872}
}
The creation of multiattribute health utility systems requires design choices that have profound effects on the utility model, many of which have been documented and studied in the literature. Here we describe one design choice that has, to the best of our knowledge, been unrecognized and therefore ignored. It can emerge in any multiattribute decision analysis in which one or more essential outcomes cannot be described in terms of the multiattribute space. In health applications, the state of… Expand

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