Time trade-off derived EQ-5D weights for Australia.

  title={Time trade-off derived EQ-5D weights for Australia.},
  author={Rosalie C. Viney and Richard Norman and Madeleine T King and Paula A Cronin and Deborah J. Street and Stephanie Knox and Julie Ratcliffe},
  journal={Value in health : the journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research},
  volume={14 6},
BACKGROUND Cost-utility analyses (CUAs) are increasingly common in Australia. The EuroQol five-dimensional (EQ-5D) questionnaire is one of the most widely used generic preference-based instruments for measuring health-related quality of life for the estimation of quality-adjusted life years within a CUA. There is evidence that valuations of health states vary across countries, but Australian weights have not previously been developed. METHODS Conventionally, weights are derived by applying… CONTINUE READING