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Measurement Science

Introduction to Person-Centered Assessment
HealthMeasures includes different types of measures targeting different respondents.

Slides Introducing HealthMeasures
Brief slide presentations provide an introduction to PROMIS®, Neuro-QoL, ASCQ-MeSM, and NIH Toolbox®.

Item Response Theory (IRT)
HealthMeasures are based on item response theory (IRT), a family of mathematical models that has advantages including enabling computer adaptive tests.

Computer Adaptive Tests (CATs)
Computer Adaptive Tests (CATs) are tailored assessments that are very brief yet have very high measurement precision.

Datasets for Your Research
HealthMeasures provides a data repository that includes datasets from studies with PROMIS, Neuro-QoL, ASCQ-Me, and NIH Toolbox measures.

Glossary
HealthMeasures utilizes specific terminology for person-centered assessment.

Frequently Asked Questions
Common questions and answers from HealthMeasures users address a range of topics.

Introduction to Person-Centered Assessment

HealthMeasures includes different types of measures targeting different respondents.

 

 

Slides Introducing HealthMeasures

Brief slide presentations provide an introduction to PROMIS®, Neuro-QoL, ASCQ-MeSM, and NIH Toolbox®.

 

 

Item Response Theory (IRT)

HealthMeasures are based on item response theory (IRT), a family of mathematical models that has advantages including enabling computer adaptive tests.

 

 

Computer Adaptive Tests (CATs)

Computer Adaptive Tests (CATs) are tailored assessments that are very brief yet have very high measurement precision.

 

 

Translation Methodology

Non-English HealthMeasures were constructed using a rigorous methodology.

 

 

Datasets for Your Research

HealthMeasures provides a data repository that includes datasets from studies with PROMIS, Neuro-QoL, ASCQ-Me, and NIH Toolbox measures.

Glossary

HealthMeasures utilizes specific terminology for person-centered assessment.

Frequently Asked Questions

Common questions and answers from HealthMeasures users address a range of topics.