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Table 1 Eligibility criteria for the systematic review of patient values and preferences

From: Using patient values and preferences to inform the importance of health outcomes in practice guideline development following the GRADE approach

Category Measurement
Utility/Health Status Value Standard Gamble
Time Trade Off
Visual Analogue Scale
Multi-attribute instruments (i.e. EQ-5D utility, HUI utility)
Utility or health status values transformed (mapping) from quality of life measurements (both generic or disease specific tools) a
Non-utility, quantitative information Direct/Forced Choice exercise: choice from a set of options
Non-utility measurement of health states: other self-developed questionnaires and scales
Qualitative information Qualitative research
  1. a Referring to transforming scores from quality of life measurement into a utility or health status value based on transformation equations