Short Tilte:Quality of life measurement in rehabilitation medicine: Building an agenda for the future
Journal:Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Year, Volume, Issue, Page(s):02, 83, 12, Suppl 2, S1-S3
Article summarizes information presented at a conference convened to discuss the state of the science of measuring quality of life (QOL) in rehabilitation medicine. The 5 topic areas discussed included: (1) general versus target measurement, (2) QOL in policy development, (3) measuring QOL from the patient's perspective, (4) cultural aspects of QOL measurement, and (5) the future of QOL research.