ShortCourse
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Conceptual, methodological, and practical methods for measuring quality of life, health status, and other types of health outcomes will be presented. Theoretical frameworks, reliability, validity, responsiveness, methods of administration, respondent and administrative burdens, and issues of analysis and interpretation will be discussed using examples drawn from specific quality-of-life instruments and their applications. A model of selecting appropriate instruments from the many existing generic and disease-specific instruments will be presented.