Usefulness of EQ-5D for evaluation of health-related quality of life in young adults with first-episode psychosis


To evaluate the psychometric properties of the EQ-5D and the usefulness of this instrument in psychiatric practice as a measure of health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in a sample of young adults with first-episode psychosis. The validity of individual questionnaire items is studied using an Item Response/Latent Trait Theory modeling approach. Sensitivity… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11136-012-0222-7


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