Validation and comparison of EQ-5D-3L and SF-6D instruments in a Spanish Parkinson´s disease population sample

Nutrición Hospitalaria, vol. 32(6), pp. 2808-2821. (2015)

Autores: Miguel Ángel García-Gordillo, B del Pozo-Cruz, JC Adsuar, JM Cordero-Ferrera, José Mª AbellánPerpiñán y Fernando I Sánchez Martínez

Link

Summary

The aim os this paper was to assess the psychometric properties of EQ-5D y SF-6D in a Spanish Parkinson’s disease sample. Both instruments seem to be adequate generic Health Related Quality of LIfe measures in terms of validity and sensitivity.

Continuar leyendo «Validation and comparison of EQ-5D-3L and SF-6D instruments in a Spanish Parkinson´s disease population sample»

Monetary Valuation of Informal Care Based on Carers’ and Noncarers’ Preferences

Value In Health, vol.18(6), pp. 832-840. (2015).

Autores: Silvia Garrido-García, Fernando Ignacio Sánchez-Martínez, José-María Abellán Perpiñán y Job van Exel

Link

Abstract

Objectives

To elicit willingness-to-accept (WTA) values for informal care based on the preferences of informal carers and noncarers.

Continuar leyendo «Monetary Valuation of Informal Care Based on Carers’ and Noncarers’ Preferences»

Cost-utility analysis of a 12-week whole-body vibration based treatment for people with type 2 diabetes: reanalysis of a RCT in a primary care context

Public Health, vol. 19(7), pp. 993-995. (2015)

Autores: R.M. Alfonso-Rosa, J. del Pozo-Cruz, B. del Pozo-Cruz, B. Sañudo y J.M. Abellán Perpiñán

Link

Along with nutrition, exercise has long been recognized as a cornerstone for Type 2 Diabetes (T2DM) management in both primary and secondary prevention. Whole-body vibration (WBV) training, a relatively new exercise modality, has been previously tested in different clinical populations with promising results.

Continuar leyendo «Cost-utility analysis of a 12-week whole-body vibration based treatment for people with type 2 diabetes: reanalysis of a RCT in a primary care context»