Is the EQ–5D fit for purpose in mental health?

@article{Brazier2010IsTE,
  title={Is the EQ–5D fit for purpose in mental health?},
  author={John E. Brazier},
  journal={British Journal of Psychiatry},
  year={2010},
  volume={197},
  pages={348 - 349}
}
  • J. Brazier
  • Published 1 November 2010
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • British Journal of Psychiatry
Summary The EQ–5D is a widely used questionnaire for calculating quality-adjusted life-years (QALYs) for assessing cost-effectiveness in healthcare. It reflects the impact of common mental health conditions such as mild to moderate depression but seems to be more problematic for use in people with psychotic and severe and complex nonpsychotic disorders. 

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