Utility Scores for Chronic Conditions in a Community-Dwelling Population

  title={Utility Scores for Chronic Conditions in a Community-Dwelling Population},
  author={Dr Nicole Mittmann and Kostas Trakas and Nancy A. Risebrough and Barbara A. Liu},
Objective: The objective of this study was to determine utility scores for various chronic conditions. Design and setting: This study is a descriptive analysis. Health Utilities Index (HUI) scores for 20 chronic conditions were examined from the National Population Health Survey (NPHS) from 1994 to 1995. Patients and participants: 17 626 individuals were surveyed (54.3% women). Chronic conditions included: acne (requiring medication), Alzheimer’s disease, arthritis/rheumatism, asthma, back… CONTINUE READING


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