PROMIS

The Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS®) includes measures of physical, mental, and social health for adults and children.

Modifying PROMIS items

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3 years 3 months ago #209
drhays replied the topic: Modifying PROMIS items

A good strategy to use if you feel the need to modify items is to administer the modified items along with standard PROMIS items in sample so the new items can be evaluated and potentially calibrated on the same metric as the existing items.

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3 years 3 months ago #201
HealthMeasures replied the topic: Modifying PROMIS items

The HealthMeasures Terms of Use states the following, "User agrees not to adapt, alter, amend, abridge, modify, condense, make derivative works, or translate HealthMeasures Instruments without prior written permission from the Provider. In cases where permission is granted, User will be expected to evaluate the impact of approved modifications."

In other words, users of HealthMeasures instruments, of which PROMIS is a part, are not allowed to modify PROMIS items without written permission to do so, and we require you to study how your changes compare to the original instrument. To acquire permission to modify a PROMIS item, email help@healthmeasures.net.

To learn more, you can find our Terms of Use at www.healthmeasures.net/images/PROMIS/Ter...opyright_Notices.pdf .

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3 years 3 months ago #200
christa.martens created the topic: Modifying PROMIS items

Can I modify a PROMIS item? What's involved?

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