The use of focus groups in the development of the PROMIS pediatrics item bank

@article{Walsh2008TheUO,
  title={The use of focus groups in the development of the PROMIS pediatrics item bank},
  author={Tasanee R. Walsh and Debra E. Irwin and Andrea MeierA. Meier and James W Varni and Darren A. DeWalt},
  journal={Quality of Life Research},
  year={2008},
  volume={17},
  pages={725-735}
}
PurposeTo understand differences in perceptions of patient-reported outcome domains between children with asthma and children from the general population. We used this information in the development of patient-reported outcome items for the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System Pediatrics project.MethodsWe conducted focus groups composed of ethnically, racially, and geographically diverse youth (8–12, 13–17 years) from the general population and youth with asthma. We… CONTINUE READING
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