The Methodological Challenges for the Estimation of Quality of Life in Children for Use in Economic Evaluation in Low-Income Countries.

@article{Mabugu2013TheMC,
  title={The Methodological Challenges for the Estimation of Quality of Life in Children for Use in Economic Evaluation in Low-Income Countries.},
  author={Travor Mabugu and Paul Revill and Bernard van den Berg},
  journal={Value in health regional issues},
  year={2013},
  volume={2 2},
  pages={
          231-239
        }
}
OBJECTIVES The assessment of quality of life (QOL) in children has been underresearched in high- and low-income countries alike. This is partly due to practical and methodological challenges in characterizing and assessing children's QOL. This article explores these challenges and highlights considerations in developing age-specific instruments for children affected by HIV and other health conditions in Africa and other low-income settings. METHODS A literature search identified works that… CONTINUE READING
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