APH 2003, 61, 201-214:
Measuring health state preferences in Belgium with the EQ-5D: a pilot survey in health care workers.
I. Cleemput, S. De Geest, Y. Vanrenterghem, K. Kesteloot
Keywords: quality of life, health status index, visual analogue scale, validity and reliability, feasibility
EuroQol valuation instrument is an internationally standardised instrument
for the measurement of health state preferences in the general public.
The EuroQol valuation instrument, or the EQ-5D, has never been tested
in a Belgian population. The aim of this pilot study was to explore
the feasibility, consistency and reliability of using the EQ-5D valuation
instrument in the Belgian population on the basis of a survey in a