Is “end of life” a special case? Connecting Q with survey methods to measure societal support for views on the value of life‐extending treatments

@inproceedings{Mason2018IsO,
  title={Is “end of life” a special case? Connecting Q with survey methods to measure societal support for views on the value of life‐extending treatments},
  author={Helen Mason and Marissa Collins and Neil McHugh and Jon Godwin and Job van Exel and Cam Donaldson and Rachel Baker},
  booktitle={Health economics},
  year={2018}
}
Preference elicitation studies reporting societal views on the relative value of end-of-life treatments have produced equivocal results. This paper presents an alternative method, combining Q methodology and survey techniques (Q2S) to determine the distribution of 3 viewpoints on the relative value of end-of-life treatments identified in a previous… CONTINUE READING