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Outcomes assessment in cancer

Author: Joseph Lipscomb; Carolyn C Gotay; Claire Snyder
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005.
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The U.S. National Cancer Institute established the Cancer Outcomes Measurement Working Group in 2001 to evaluate measurements of the important and diverse impacts of cancer on individuals and populations. The findings and recommendations of the working group's 35 internationally recognized members provide alternative approaches for comprehensively measuring the burden of cancer and the effectiveness of preventive  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Lipscomb; Carolyn C Gotay; Claire Snyder
ISBN: 0521838908 9780521838900 0052183890 9780052183890
OCLC Number: 55800888
Description: xiv, 662 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Health-related quality of life in cancer: general concepts and generic measures --
Assessing health-related quality of life during treatment --
Assessing health-related quality of life across the cancer continuum --
Measuring the experience and needs of cancer patients and caregivers --
Methodological considerations in applications to cancer outcomes research --
Modern psychometric theory in cancer outcomes research --
Assessing the economic impact of cancer --
Research and policy implications --
Invited papers.
Responsibility: edited by Joseph Lipscomb, Carolyn C. Gotay, Claire Snyder.

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Originally published in 2005, this is a practical guide to cancer outcomes measurement and cancer care evaluation and enhancement.  Read more...

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