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Quality of Life Research

, Volume 18, Issue 5, pp 531–533 | Cite as

Modification, translation and adaptation of questionnaires should copyright laws be observed?

  • Elizabeth F. Juniper
Article

Abstract

This commentary is intended to start a discussion about whether people should be allowed to modify, translate, adapt or sell copyrighted questionnaires without the permission of the developer (copyright-holder).

Keywords

Copyright Modification Questionnaires Translation 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Clinical EpidemiologyMcMaster UniversityHamiltonCanada
  2. 2.BoshamUK

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