How can licenses for the Health Measures be obtained?
Available measures are copyrighted and are available on a license basis.
There are three forms of license:
- A license is available free of charge for all non-commercial applications including work funded by research councils, Government agencies and charities.
- For commercial applications there will be a per study license (e.g. clinical trial), though an open license for a fixed period is available.
- The SF-6D measure is being used in software available from Quality Metric. (www.qualitymetric.com).
Income generated from the charges will go into a University based research fund.
To obtain more information about obtaining licences please use the following link
Licenses are available for the following Measures:
SPVU-5D (evaluates the health related quality of life impact of venous ulceration treatments)
CAT-QOL (Children’s Amblyopia Treatment Quality of Life Questionnaire)
CHU-9D (Paediatric Quality of Life)
EORTC-8D (enables widely used cancer measure EORTC QLQ-C30 data to be used to directly calculate QALYs)