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Quality of Life Research

, Volume 15, Issue 7, pp 1295–1296 | Cite as

Response to the Commentary by Furlong & Barr on Cox CL, Lensing S, Rai SN et al.

Proxy assessment of quality of life in pediatric trials: Application of the Health Utilities Index 3
  • Pamela S. Hinds
  • Shesh N. Rai
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Keywords

Qual Life Health Utility Index HRQoL Instrument Pediatric Oncology Patient Pediatric Clinical Trial 
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© Springer Science+Business Media, Inc. 2006

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Nursing ResearchSt. Jude Children’s Research HospitalMemphisUSA
  2. 2.Department of BiostatisticsSt. Jude Children’s Research HospitalMemphisUSA

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