Using the rasch model to validate and enhance the interpretation of the functional assessment of cancer therapy-kidney symptom index - Disease-related symptoms scale Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carcinoma, Renal Cell
  • Data Interpretation, Statistical
  • Kidney Neoplasms

abstract

  • Data suggest that the FKSI-DRS is an adequate measure of symptom status in patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma. The Rasch model supports its validation and enhances its interpretation.

publication date

  • June 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1524-4733.2008.00473.x

PubMed ID

  • 19900256

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 580

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 12

number

  • 4