QualityTALK: 27 January 2023

QualityTALK: 27 January 2023

#QualityTALKnews #ISOQOL    From Our President 30 Years of ISOQOLBy Joanne Greenhalgh, PhD Welcome to 2023. This year – our 30th Anniversary – is a big year for ISOQOL.[Read More]    Important Dates 31 January:Membership renewals due[Read More] 28 February:Topic...

30 Years of ISOQOL

Joanne Greenhalgh, PhD ISOQOL President Hello everyone and welcome to 2023.  This year – our 30th Anniversary – is a big year for ISOQOL. Before I look forward to what is in store for ISOQOL in 2023, I want to briefly reflect on the last 30 years. Preparations for the...

The quality of life of older people living with frailty

Tom Crocker, PhDAcademic Unit for Ageing and Stroke Research, Bradford Institute for Health Research Frailty in older people is a vulnerability to major declines in health, such as loss of independence, caused by apparently minor events, such as a bladder infection....

A clarification of the concept of Minimal Important Change (MIC)

Caroline B. Terwee, PhDDepartment of Epidemiology and Data Science, Amsterdam Public Health research institute, Amsterdam UMC Interpretation of change scores of patient-reported outcome measures (PROMs) is important to facilitate their use in research and clinical...