Outcome measurement

Irene J. Higginson*, Richard Harding

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    This chapter discusses outcome measurement. Aside from giving the definition of outcome measurement, it highlights the different issues that may arise when choosing an outcome measure for the proposed study, as well as choosing among the three main categories of outcome measure.

    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationResearch Methods in Palliative Care
    PublisherOxford University Press
    ISBN (Electronic)9780191729980
    ISBN (Print)9780198530251
    Publication statusPublished - 17 Nov 2011


    • Definition
    • Issues
    • Main categories
    • Outcome measurement
    • Study

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