Measuring physical and mental health during pregnancy and postpartum in an Australian childbearing population – validation of the PROMIS Global Short Form
Background Health related quality of life is a critical concept during the perinatal period but remains under-researched. The International Consortium for Health Outcomes Measurement have included the Patient Reported Outcomes...Full Article
Psychometric Evaluation of the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System Fatigue-Short Form Across Diverse Populations.
Abstract BACKGROUND: The need for reliable, valid tools to measure patient-reported outcomes (PROs) is critical both for research and for evaluating treatment effects in practice. The Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information...Full Article
The Use of the Patient Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System and the RAND VSQ9 to Measure the Quality of Life and Visit-Specific Satisfaction of Pregnant Patients Under Chiropractic Care Utilizing the Webster Technique.
Abstract OBJECTIVE: To quantify the quality of life (QoL) and visit-specific satisfaction of pregnant women. DESIGN: A prospective cohort within a practice-based research network (PBRN). Setting/Locations: Individual chiropractic offices. SUBJECTS:...Full Article
The use of validated outcome measures in the chiropractic care of pregnant patients: A systematic review of the literature
Abstract Background Healthcare systems recognize the need to incorporate patient-reported outcomes as part of their clinical and research measures. We performed this review on the use of validated outcome measures...Full Article