The RAND-36 measure of health-related quality of life.

  title={The RAND-36 measure of health-related quality of life.},
  author={R. Duane Hays and Leo S. Morales},
  journal={Annals of medicine},
  volume={33 5},
The RAND-36 is perhaps the most widely used health-related quality of life (HRQoL) survey instrument in the world today. It is comprised of 36 items that assess eight health concepts: physical functioning, role limitations caused by physical health problems, role limitations caused by emotional problems, social functioning, emotional well-being, energy/fatigue, pain, and general health perceptions. Physical and mental health summary scores are also derived from the eight RAND-36 scales. This… CONTINUE READING
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