Variable Details:

Source:

Radwin, Laurel E., Howard J. Cabral, and Gail Wilkes (2009), "Relationships Between Patient-Centered Cancer Nursing Interventions and Desired Health Outcomes in the Context of the Health Care System", Research in Nursing and health, 32, 4-17.
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Variable



Definition:

  • The degree of patient disease or the state of the patient's general health and metastatic disease.


Item(s):

  • Overall, how would you rate your health in the past week?


Citations:

  • McDowell, I., and C. Newell (1996), New York, Oxford University Press.
  • Charlson, M.E., P. Pompei, and K.L. Ales (1987), "A new method of classifying prognostic co-morbidity in longitudinal studies: Development and validation", Journal of Chronic Disability, 40, 373-383. [Endnote]