EQ-5D

EQ-5D

EuroQol five-dimension scale. A standardised instrument created by the EuroQol Group as a measure of health outcome. EQ-5D is a descriptive system of health-related quality of life states consisting of 5 dimensions (mobility, self-care, usual activities, pain/discomfort, anxiety/depression), each of which can take one of three responses reflecting severity (no problems/some or moderate problems/extreme problems).
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Outcome measures included SI joint pain as measured by visual analog scale (VAS), disability as measured by Oswestry Disability Index (ODI), quality of life as measured by EQ-5D and SF-36, and patient satisfaction.
La segunda parte del EQ-5D es una escala visual analogica (EVA) que va des del 0 (peor estado de salud) a 100 (mejor estado de salud) en ella el paciente debe marcar el punto que mejor refleja la valoracion de su estado de salud global en el dia que rellena el cuestionario.
The EQ-5D consisted of five questions covering the dimensions of mobility, self-care, usual activities, pain/discomfort and anxiety/depression.
There also were no differences between the groups in scores on secondary outcome measures, including the Brief Pain Inventory which measures pain-related interference with activities; the Swiss Spinal Stenosis Questionnaire (SSSQ), which measures pain, function, and satisfaction with treatment; the EQ-5D, which measures quality of life; or the Generalized Anxiety Disorder-7 scale.
EQ-5D is a quality-of-life health assessment tool that is commonly used in late-stage studies for other diseases.
A comparison of United Kingdom and Spanish general population time trade-off values for EQ-5D health states.
Similarly, scores on the SF-36 favored levonorgestrel-IUS over standard medical therapy at all time points in seven of the eight domains assessed, the investigators said The two study groups did not differ significantly on EQ-5D scores or on any factor in the Sexual Activity Questionnaire.
In agreement with this, patients who died had, on average, lower BI, RMI and EQ-5D VAS scores than those who survived (Table 4).
The survey used the short form EQ-5D which measures health status as a whole, (1) as well as three separate measures: usual activities; anxiety and depression; and pain and discomfort.
Ayrica, tedavi oncesi ve sonrasi, agri siddetindeki ve hayat kalitesindeki degisimi degerlendirmek amaciyla sirasiyla 10 cm'lik vizuel analog skala (VAS) (0= agri yok, 10= en siddetli agri) ve EQ-5D kullanildi.
Methods: Cross-sectional survey of four secondary schools, using the PedsQL and EQ-5D QoL instruments; the CAPANS physical activity instrument and a food intake screener questionnaire.