Comparison of two methods of calculating Quality-adjusted Life Years
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This paper compares two methods for calculating QALYs using quality of life data from a clinical trial. The methods produced similar results in the population as a whole, but they gave different results in a large subset. Different methods for calculating QALYs may give different results, and care should be taken to select the correct method.
Key wordsQuality-adjusted life years quality of life Quality of Well-being scale
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