Journal article

A study of the relationship between health and subjective well-being in Parkinson's disease patients.

Patricia Cubí-Mollá, Jane de Vries, Nancy Devlin

Value Health | Published : 2014

Abstract

OBJECTIVES: Governments are turning their attention to evidence on subjective measures of well-being to inform policy decisions. In the context of health, there is, therefore, growing interest in understanding how measures of health-related quality of life relate to subjective well-being and whether subjective well-being could provide a basis for resource allocation decisions in the future. This study investigates the relationship between health-related quality of life, as measured by the EuroQol five-dimensional (EQ-5D) questionnaire, and subjective well-being in Parkinson's disease. METHODS: A paper questionnaire including the EQ-5D questionnaire, four key subjective well-being questions t..

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