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CDE ID C08502
CDE Name 36-item Short Form Health Survey (SF-36) – Now heath score
Variable Name SF36NowHlthScore
Definition

Score of surveyee-reported present general heath compared to a year ago as part of version 1.0 of 36-item Short Form Health Survey (SF-36)

Description

Much better now than one year ago;Somewhat better now than one year ago;About the same;Somewhat worse now than one year ago;Much worse now than one year ago;

Instructions

This CDE captures data from SF-36 version 1.0, with permission from the RAND Corporation. Scoring and validation differ for editions by the RAND Corporation (http://www.rand.org) and by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society (NMSS, http://www.nationalmssociety.org) for Multiple Sclerosis Quality of Life instruments. Questions and values for SF-36 version 2.0 differ from version 1.0. Separate permission must be obtained from QualityMetric Inc. (http://www.sf-36.org) to use that instrument.

Input Restrictions Single Pre-Defined Value Selected
Permissible Values

1;2;3;4;5;

Question Text Compared to one year ago, how would you rate your health in general now?
Data Type Numeric Values
Population Adult
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Domain Outcomes and End Points
SubDomain Quality of Life/Patient Reported Outcomes
CRF Module Short Form 36-Item Health Survey (SF-36)
Alias Aliases for variable name not defined
Classification Exploratory
Copyright/Trademark
Previous Title SF-36 Q2
References

SF-36 version 1.0 is reproduced (in its entirety) with permission from the RAND Corporation. Copyright by the RAND Corporation. RAND’s permission to reproduce the survey is not an endorsement of the products, services, or other uses in which the survey appears or is applied.
Hays, RD (1994). The Medical Outcomes Study (MOS) Measures of Patient Adherence. Retrieved April 19, 2004, from the RAND Corporation web site: http://www.rand.org/health/surveys_tools/mos/mos_core_36item.html

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Version Date 2013-07-22T12:47:20.623
Version Number 3