Published on in Vol 10, No 8 (2021): August

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/27669, first published .
Variations in Patients’ Overall Assessment of Their Health Across and Within Disease Groups Using the EQ-5D Questionnaire: Protocol for a Longitudinal Study in the Swedish National Quality Registers

Variations in Patients’ Overall Assessment of Their Health Across and Within Disease Groups Using the EQ-5D Questionnaire: Protocol for a Longitudinal Study in the Swedish National Quality Registers

Variations in Patients’ Overall Assessment of Their Health Across and Within Disease Groups Using the EQ-5D Questionnaire: Protocol for a Longitudinal Study in the Swedish National Quality Registers

Fitsum Sebsibe Teni 1, MSc, MPH;  Ola Rolfson 1, 2, 3, MD, PhD;  Nancy Devlin 4, 5, PhD;  David Parkin 5, 6, PhD;  Emma Nauclér 3, MSc;  Kristina Burström 1, 7, 8, PhD;   The Swedish Quality Register (SWEQR) Study Group 9

1 Health Outcomes and Economic Evaluation Research Group, Stockholm Centre for Healthcare Ethics, Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm , SE

2 Department of Orthopaedics, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg , SE

3 Swedish Hip Arthroplasty Register , Gothenburg , SE

4 Centre for Health Policy, University of Melbourne , Melbourne , AU

5 Office of Health Economics , London , GB

6 City, University of London , London , GB

7 Equity and Health Policy Research Group, Department of Global Public Health, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm , SE

8 Health Care Services, Region Stockholm , Stockholm , SE

9 See Acknowledgments

Corresponding Author:

  • Fitsum Sebsibe Teni, MSc, MPH
  • Health Outcomes and Economic Evaluation Research Group, Stockholm Centre for Healthcare Ethics
  • Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics
  • Karolinska Institutet
  • Tomtebodavägen 18A
  • Stockholm
  • SE
  • Phone: 46 764027138
  • Email: fitsum.teni@ki.se