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Which health-related quality of life score? A comparison of alternative utility measures in patients with Type 2 diabetes in the ADVANCE trial

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Background: Diabetes has a high burden of illness both in life years lost and in disability through related co-morbidities. Accurate assessment of the non-mortality burden requires appropriate health-related quality of life and summary utility measures of which there are several contenders. The study aimed to measure the impact of diabetes on various health-related quality of life domains, and compare several summary utility measures. Methods: In the ADVANCE (Action in Diabetes and Vascular D...

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10.1186/1477-7525-5-21

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Research group:
Centre for Evidence-Based Practice
Oxford college:
Kellogg College
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Institution:
"University of Queensland, Australia"
Department:
Queensland Clinical Trials Centre
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Institution:
"University of Queensland, Australia"
Department:
Queensland Clinical Trials Centre
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Institution:
"University of Sydney, Australia"
Department:
School of Public Health
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BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
Health and quality of life outcomes Journal website
Volume:
5
Article number:
21
Publication date:
2007-04-01
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1477-7525
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English
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Deposit date:
2008-11-28

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