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Title Statistical methods for quality of life studies : design, measurements, and analysis / edited by Mounir Mesbah, Bernard F. Cole and Mei-Ling Ting Lee
Published Dordrecht ; Boston : Kluwer Academic Publishers, [2002]


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Description xvi, 364 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Series Springer Nature Book Archives Millennium (2000-2004)
Contents Machine derived contents note: CHAPTER 1: MEASUREMENT, SCALE DEVELOPMENT, AND STUDY DESIGN -- Regulatory Aspects of Quality of Life -- Clare Gnecco, Peter A. Lachenbruch -- Biases in the Retrospective Calculation of Reliability and Responsiveness -- from Longitudinal Studies -- GeoffNorman, Paul Stratford, Glenn Regehr -- Application of the Multiattribute Utility Theory to the Development of a -- Preference based Health-Related Quality of Life Instrument -- Catherine Le Gales -- Strategy and Methodology for Choice of Items in Psychometric -- Measurement: Designing a Quality of Life Instrument for Hip and -- Knee Osteoarthritis -- Francis Guillemin, Joel Coste, Nathalie Retel-Rude, Elisabeth Spitz, -- Michele Baumann, Cyrille Tarquinio, Catherine Luttenbacher, -- Jacques Pouchot -- Conception, Development and Validation of Instruments for Quality of Life -- Assessment: An Overview -- Arin Judith Chwalow, Adekunle B. Adesina -- Methodological Issues in the Analysis of Quality of Life Data in Clinical -- Trials: Illustrations from the National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and -- Bowel Project (NSABP) Breast Cancer Prevention Trial -- Stephanie Land, Samuel Wieand, Richard Day, Tom Ten Have, -- Joseph P. Costantino, Wei Lang, Patricia A. Ganz -- Disease-Specific Versus Generic Measurement of Health-Related Quality of -- Life in Cross-Sectional and Longitudinal Studies: an Inpatient -- Investigation of the SF-36 and Four Disease-Specific Instruments -- Serge Brian9on, Beradette Gergonne, Francis Guillemin, Fabienne -- Empereur, Sylvie Klein -- -- -- -- CHAPTER 2: ANALYSIS AND INTERPRETATION OF MULTIPLE ENDPOINTS -- Analyzing Longitudinal Health-Related Quality of Life Data: Missing Data -- and Imputation Methods -- Dennis A. Revicki -- Comparison of Treatments with Multiple Outcomes -- Pascale Tubert-Bitter, Daniel A. Block, Tze L. Lai -- The Use of Soft Endpoints in Clinical Trials: The Search for Clinical -- Significance -- Janet Wittes -- CHAPTER 3: ITEM RESPONSE THEORY AND RASCH MODELS -- Parametric and Nonparametric Item Response Theory Models in Health -- Related Quality of Life Measurement -- Ivo W. Molenaar -- Questionnaire Reliability Under the Rasch Model -- Agnes Hamon, Mounir Mesbah -- Item Response Theory (IRT): Applications in Quality of Life Measurement, -- Analysis and Interpretation -- David Cella, Chih-Hung Chang, Allen W. Heinemann -- Graphical Rasch Models -- Svend Kreiner and Karl Bang Christensen -- CHAPTER 4: JOINT ANALYSIS OF QUALITY OF LIFE AND SURVIVAL -- Semi-Markov Models for Quality of Life Data with Censoring -- Natacha Heutte, Catherine Huber-Carol -- A Model Relating Quality of Life to Latent Health Status and Survival -- Mei-Ling Ting Lee, G. Alex Whitmore -- Applying Survival Data Methodology to Analyze Longitudinal Quality of -- Life Data -- Lucile Awad, Emmanuel Zuber, Mounir Mesbah -- Latent Class Models to Describe Changes Over Time: A Case Study -- Hans C. van Houwelingen -- -- -- -- CHAPTER 5: QUALITY-ADJUSTED SURVIVAL ANALYSIS AND RELATED METHODS -- Prevalence Analysis of Recurrent and Transient Health States in Quality of -- Life Studies -- Andrew Kramar, Remi Lancar -- Measures of Quality Adjusted Life and Quality of Life Deficiency: -- Statistical Perspectives -- Prenab K. Sen -- Quality-Adjusted Survival Analysis in Cancer Clinical Trials -- Bernard F. Cole, Kerry L. Kilbridge -- CHAPTER 6: METHODS FOR INFORMATIVELY MISSING LONGITUDINAL -- QUALITY-OF-LIFE DATA -- Handling of Missing Data -- Michel Chavance -- Guidelines For Administration of Self-Reported Health-Related Quality of -- Questionnaires: How to Minimize Avoidable Missing Data? -- Dominique Dubois -- Joint Analysis of Survival and Nonignorable Missing Longitudinal Quality- -- of-Life Data -- Jean-Francois Dupuy -- Multiple Imputation for Non-Random Missing Data in Longitudinal -- Studies of Health-Related Quality of Life -- Diane L. Fairclough -- Strategies to Fit Pattern-Mixture Models -- Geert Molenberghs, Herbert Thijs, Geert Verbeke, Bart Michiels, -- Michael G. Kenward -- Analysis of Longitudinal Quality of Life Data with Informative Dropout -- Margaret C. Wu, Craig B. Borkowf, Paul S. Albert
Notes Conference papers
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Health status indicators -- Congresses.
Quality of life -- Research -- Methodology -- Congresses.
Quality of life -- Statistical methods -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Mesbah, Mounir.
Cole, Bernard F.
Lee, Mei-Ling Ting.
LC no. 2002028960
ISBN 1402001428 :