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Instrument Development Presentations

Bushnell DM, Martin ML, Scanlon M, Chau D, Viswanathan HN.  A study to examine the equivalence of the paper and electronic versions of the Psoriasis Symptom Inventory (PSI).  18th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), New Orleans, LA, USA, May 20, 2013. [PRM103]

McCarrier KP, Martin ML, Ramasamy A, Quintanar-Solares M, Bushnell DM, Liedgens H, Blum SI, Argoff CE, Freynhagen R, Wallace MS, Patrick DL.  The Pain Assessment for Lower Back Symptoms (PAL-S): Qualitative development and cognitive evaluation of a new patient reported outcome measure for the assessment of low back pain.  18th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), New Orleans, LA, USA, May 20, 2013.  [PRM173]

Ramasamy A, Blum SI, McCarrier KP, Quintanar-Solares M, Bushnell DM, Liedgens H, Martin ML, Argoff CE, Patrick DL, Wallace MS, Freynhagen R.  The Pain Assessment for Lower Back Impacts (PAL-I): Qualitative development and cognitive evaluation of a new patient reported outcome measure for the assessment of impacts of low back pain.  18th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), New Orleans, LA, USA, May 20, 2013.  [P103]

Martin ML, Quintanar-Solares M, Asmus F, Geister T.  Designing corresponding assessments for children and parents to improve data capture in special populations.  18th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), New Orleans, LA, USA, May 20, 2013.  [PRM172]

Bryant AJ, Quintanar-Solares M, Ascoytia CM, Martin ML, Asmus F, Geister T.  Conducting qualitative interviews in compromised child populations: Cerebral Palsy (CP) as a case study. 18th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), New Orleans, LA, USA, May 20, 2013.  [PRM147]

Quintanar-Solares M, Martin ML, Bryant AJ, Ascoytia CM, Asmus F, Geister T.  Using questionnaire design to explore reporting differences for spasticity related pain in children and adolescents with cerebral palsy. 18th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), New Orleans, LA, USA, May 20, 2013.  [PRM155]

Martin ML, McCarrier KP, Basse SJ, Ramasamy A, Mathews M, Bush EN, Greco N. Using translatability assessment to refine a Patient-Reported Outcome (PRO) measure during the development process.  18th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), New Orleans, LA, USA, May 20, 2013.  [PMH48]

McCarrier KP, Martin ML, Bushnell DM, Abraham L, Bush EN, Houle CR, Mathews M, Carpenter LL, Blum SI, on behalf of the PRO Consortium Depression Working Group.  Qualitative development and cognitive evaluation of the symptoms of major depressive disorder (S-MDD), a consortium-developed patient reported outcome measure.  18th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), New Orleans, LA, USA, May 20, 2013.  [PMH46]

Bushnell DM, McCarrier KP, Scanlon M, Nelson DR, Martin ML, Buesching DP.  Validation and psychometric evaluation of a health care orientation assessment.  18th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), New Orleans, LA, USA, May 20, 2013.  [PRM119]

McCarrier KP, Bushnell DM, Scanlon M, Nelson DR, Martin ML, Buesching DP.  Validation and psychometric evaluation of a patient-reported assessment of disease burden: evidence from a sample of adults with diabetes, depression, and rheumatoid arthritis.  18th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), New Orleans, LA, USA, May 20, 2013.  [PRM157]

Blum SI, Greco N, Martin ML, Hayes RP, Coons SJ, on behalf of the PRO Consortium Depression Working Group.  Development of a new patient-reported outcome (PRO) measure for major depressive disorder: Results of a consortium-based approach.  The International Society for CNS Clinical Trials and Methodology (ISCTM) Autumn 2012 Conference, Marina del Rey, CA, October 1-3, 2012.

Bushnell DM, McCarrier K, Martin ML, Chiou CF, Ortmeier B.  Comparison of a 24-hour and 7-day version of a patient reported outcome measure for psoriasis symptom severity.  17th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), Washington, DC, USA, June 6, 2012.

McCarrier K, Bushnell DM, Martin ML, Paczkowski R, Buesching D.  Validation and psychometric evaluation of a truncated version of the Total Illness Burden Index.  AcademyHealth’s 2012 Annual Research Meeting (ARM), Orlando, Florida, USA, June 25, 2012.

Bushnell DM, Gilbert C, Martin ML, Hareendran A, Patrick DL, Schünemann HJ.  Using the Dyspnea Profile Diary (DPD) to capture individual variation in the experience of symptoms of dyspnea reported by patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).  International Conference of the American Thoracic Society (ATS), Toronto, Canada, May 2008.

Abraham L, Symonds T, DeRogatis LR, Patrick DL, Martin ML, Bushnell DM.  Further evidence of the Sexual Function Questionnaire as a screening tool for women with sexual dysfunction.  Sexual Medicine Society of North America 2007 Fall Meeting, Chicago, Illinois, USA, December 6-9, 2007.

Gilbert C, Martin ML, Hareendran A, Bushnell DM, Patrick DL, Schünemann HJ.  Capturing individual variation in the experience of symptoms reported by patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).  International Conference of the American Thoracic Society (ATS), San Francisco, California, USA, May 18-23, 2007.

Martin M, Bushnell DM, Gilbert C, Patrick D, Schünemann H, Hareendran A.  Using patient descriptors to develop a PRO measurement strategy for clinical trials: Evaluating the COPD patient’s experience of dyspnea.  9th Annual European Congress of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), Copenhagen, Denmark, October 29, 2006.

Patrick D, Martin M, Bushnell D, Pesa, J. Measuring Satisfaction with Treatment: Application to Migraine Headaches, AHS, Chicago, IL, June 2003.

Bushnell D, Patrick D, Zhang M, Rothman M.  The OWLQOL and WRSM in European Community Studies.  ISOQOL, Orlando, Florida, October 30- November 2, 2002.

Martin ML, Goodman J, Bushnell D, Patrick D. A More Specific Meaning for Global Severity Anchors in an Incontinence Population. ISOQOL, Orlando, Florida, October 30-November 2, 2002.

Garvart S, Bowman L, Buesching D, Patrick D, Martin ML. Development of the Symptom Frequency and Bothersomeness Scale for Stress Urinary Incontinence (SFB-SUI). ISPOR Seventh Annual International Meeting, Arlington VA, May 2002.

Hareendran AV, Martin ML, Bushnell DM, Goodman JE. Conceptualization and Design of an Individualized Measure of BPH (Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia) Impact. 8th Annual Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL), Amsterdam, The Netherlands, November 7-10, 2001.

Martin ML, Hareendran AV, Bushnell DM, Goodman JE. Initial Psychometric Performance of an individualized measure of BPH Patient Impact (BPH-PIM). 8th Annual Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL), Amsterdam, The Netherlands, November 7-10, 2001.

Bushnell DM, Martin ML, Svihra J. Evaluating the performance of a new Slovak version of the Incontinence-specific Quality of Life measure (I-QOL). 8th Annual Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL), Amsterdam, The Netherlands, November 7-10, 2001.

Patrick DL, Bushnell DM, Glauda LA, Gagnon DD, Rothman M. Psychometric evaluation of two obesity and weight-loss quality of life instruments: the OWLQOL and WRSM. The North American Association for the Study of Obesity (NAASO) Annual Scientific Meeting, Québec City, Canada, October 7-10, 2001.

Patrick DL, Bushnell DM, Glauda LA, Gagnon DD, Rothman M. Quality of life of enrollees and non-enrollees in formal weight-loss programs. The North American Association for the Study of Obesity (NAASO) Annual Scientific Meeting, QuQuébec City, Canada, October 7-10, 2001.

Martin ML, Bushnell DM, Gore M  A Tool for Subject Assessment of Incontinence Symptoms and Episodes, ISOQOL Barcelona 1999.

Niero M, Martin ML, Glauda L, Finger T, Lucas R, Mear I, Wild D, Patrick D  A Newly Designed Cross-Cultural Questionnaire on QOL in obesity, ISOQOL Barcelona 1999.

Bushnell DM, Martin ML, Patrick DL, Andrejasich C, Gore M. Development of an "Individually-Defined" Activities Limitation Scale For Urinary Incontinence, Hilton Head 1999.

Bushnell DM, Budhiarso I, Martin ML, Patrick D, Andrejasich C Psychometric Properties of a QOL Measure for Painful-Irritable Bladder Syndrome, Baltimore 1998.

Grove A, Martin ML, Budhiarso I, Patrick DL. Usefulness of the Symptom Frequency and Bothersomeness (SFB) Scale in Clinical Practice, Baltimore 1998.

Hogan T, Grimaldi R, Dingemanse J, Martin ML, Lyons K, Koller W. Parkinson's Disease Symptom Inventory (PDSI): Comprehensive and Sensitive Instrument to Measure Disease Treatment and Symptom Side Effects, Baltimore 1998.

Budhiarso I, Bushnell DM, Martin ML, Hogan T. Impact of Patient Diary Format on Quality of Life Outcomes in People with Parkinson's Disease, Baltimore 1998.


Validation and Other Analyses Presentations

Martin ML, Wolfe M, Scanlon M, Quintanar-Solares M, McCarrier KP.  Identifying severity levels associated with commonly used pain descriptors using a numeric rating scale.  18th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), New Orleans, LA, USA, May 20, 2013. [PRM145]

Scanlon M, Martin ML, McCarrier KP, Wolfe M, Quintanar-Solares M.  Mapping relationships among pain descriptors used by patients: Evidence from qualitative interviews in four chronic pain conditions.  18th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), New Orleans, LA, USA, May 20, 2013. [PRM107]

Brod M, Kongsø J, Bushnell DM, Rotter JS, Xu Z, Yang L.  The impact of memory problems on diabetes treatment in China.  18th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), New Orleans, LA, USA, May 21, 2013.  [PDB78]

Brod M, Hammer M, Christensen T, Bushnell D. Validation of the Treatment Related Impact Measure for Diabetes Treatment and Device: TRIM-Diabetes and TRIM-Diabetes Device. 14th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), Orlando, Florida, USA, May 18, 2009. [Best Podium Research Award]

Brod M, Hammer M, Kragh N, Lessard S, Bushnell D. Validation of the Treatment Related Impact Measure for Prescription Weight Loss Medication in Obesity: TRIM-Weight.  14th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), Orlando, Florida, USA, May 18, 2009.

Rocha NS, Fleck MP, Power MJ, Bushnell DM.  Rasch analysis of the WHOQOL-BREF in depressed patients from 6 countries worldwide: an example of highlighting existential needs?  15th Annual Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL), Montevideo, Uruguay, October 23, 2008. [Award]

Hayes RP, Bushnell DM, Martin ML.  Expectations about and experiences with insulin therapy questionnaires: A preliminary validation study.  15th Annual Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL), Montevideo, Uruguay, October 24, 2008.

Abraham L, Althof SE, Bushnell DM, Martin ML, May K, Symonds T.  Psychometric Validation of a Sexual Satisfaction Measure for Female Partners of Men With Premature Ejaculation (PE): PE Partner Satisfaction Index (PEP-SI).  Annual Meeting of the International Society for the Study of Women's Sexual Health (ISSWSH), Lisbon, Portugal, March 9-12, 2006.

Svihra J, Baska T, Szalayova A, Bushnell D, Macko L, Poliak L, Luptak J, Kliment J.  The effects of alphablockers, finasteride and plant extracts on the need for surgical treatment among Slovakian men with benign prostatic hyperplasia – a cross-sectional study of ten-year follow–up.  28th Congress of the Société Internationale d’Urologie, Cape Town, South Africa, November 12-16, 2006.

Huang W, Zhou F, Bushnell DM, Diakite C, Yang X.  Comparison of the Effects of Different Medical Therapies to Patients With Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Related Research on Quality of Life.  Hong Kong Society of Quality of Life (HKSoQOL), Hong Kong, May 19-21, 2006.

Patrick DL, Barghout V, Pecher E, Bushnell DM, McBurney CR.  Tegaserod significantly improves health-related quality of life and patient satisfaction in patients with IBS-C.  Digestive Disease Week 2005 (DDW), Chicago, Ill., USA, May 14-19, 2005.

Bushnell DM, Galani C, Martin ML, Ricci JF, Reilly M, Patrick DL.  Validation of EDC versions of IBS-QOL, EQ-5D, and WPAI:IBS questionnaires.  10th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), Washington, DC, USA, May 15-18, 2005.

Martin ML, Patrick DL, Bushnell DM, Gandra SR, Pesa J.  Further validation of the Migraine Treatment Satisfaction measure.  10th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), Washington, DC, USA, May 15-18, 2005.

Bushnell DM, Martin ML.  Psychometric validation of the UK English incontinence-specific quality of life measure (I-QOL).  8th Annual European Congress of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), Florence, Italy, November 6, 2005.

Bushnell DM, Martin ML.  Validation of the Symptom Frequency and Bothersomeness scale for stress urinary incontinence (SFB-SUI) in a British population.  8th Annual European Congress of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), Florence, Italy, November 6, 2005.

Gandra SR, Bushnell DM, Martin ML, Scanlon PH.  Patient reported change in symptoms following laser treatment in diabetic retinopathy.  12th Annual Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL), San Francisco, California, USA, October 19, 2005.

Bushnell D, Patrick D, Martin M, Bracco A, Drossman D.  Further evaluation of the Irritable Bowel Syndrome – Quality of Life (IBS-QOL) Scale.  12th United European Gastroenterology Week (UEGW), Prague, Czech Republic, September 29, 2004.

Bushnell DM, Martin ML, Ricci JF, Performance of the EQ-5D in patients with Irritable Bowel Syndrome, International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, (ISPOR), Barcelona, Spain, Nov 9-11, 2003.

Martin ML, Bushnell DM,  Psychometric Validation of the Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Patient Impact Measure (BPH-PIM). International Society for Quality of Life Research, (ISOQOL), Prague, Czech Republic, Nov. 12-15, 2003.

Abraham L, Hareendran A, Mills I, Martin M, Abrams PH, MacDonagh RP, Drake MJ, Noble JG. Psychometric Validation of the Nocturia Quality of Life Questionnaire (N-QOL). International Society for Quality of Life Research, (ISOQOL), Prague, Czech Republic, Nov. 12-15, 2003.

Bushnell DM, Martin ML, Hareendran A, Abraham L, Comparison of the Performance and Data Quality of electronic and paper diaries for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH). International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, (ISPOR) Barcelona, Spain, Nov 9-11, 2003.

Robinson RL, Bushnell DM. Impact of Pain Interference on Depression. 61st Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Psychosomatic Society, Phoenix, AZ Mar 5-8, 2003.

Bushnell DM, Martin ML, Patrick DL. Comparison of weight-related symptoms and quality of life impacts by body mass index. ISPOR, Arlington VA May 2003.

Martin ML, Bushnell DM, Budhiarso I. Quality of life differences in older adults with varied comorbid condtions. ISPOR, Arlington, VA, May 2003.

Bushnell DM, Martin M. Comparing sensitivity to change between I-QOL and SF-36 in a population with urinary incontinence. ISPOR, Arlington, VA, May 2003.

Martin ML, Bushnell DM, Patrick DL. Comparison of weight-related quality of life impacts by age and gender. ISPOR, Arlington, VA, May 2003.

Bushnell D. How to distinguish good from bad QOL measures in reading reports of psychometric properties? Presented at QOL Symposium 2003 Hospital Authority, Hong Kong, January 12, 2003.

Bushnell DM, Martin ML, Parasuraman B. Electronic versus paper questionnaires: A Further Comparison in Persons with Asthma. 8th Annual Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL), Amsterdam, The Netherlands, November 7-10, 2001.

Patrick D, Bushnell DM, Glauda L, Gagnon D, Rothman R.  Psychometric Evaluation of the Obesity and Weight Loss QOL Measurements 8th Annual Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL), Amsterdam, The Netherlands, November 7-10, 2001.

Svihra J, Baska T, Martin ML, Bushnell DM, Lachvac L, Valansky L, Luptak J, Sopilko I, Dusenka M. Epidemiology of female urinary incontinence in Slovakia. 2nd International Consultation on Incontinence, Paris, France, July 1-3, 2001.

Bushnell DM, Patrick DL, Martin ML, Kody MC, Buesching. The Quality of Life Scale (QLS) for Schizophrenia: Assessment of Responsiveness to Clinical Change Vancouver 2000.

Amir M, Fleck M, Herrman H, Lomachenkov A, Lucas R, Patrick D.  Reliability, Validity, and Reproducibility of the WHOQOL-BREF in Six Countries Vancouver 2000. 

Bushnell DM, Whalley D. Evaluation of the CES-D in Six Countries Using Rasch Item Response Theory (IRT) Analysis   Antwerp 2000. 

Bonomi AE, Patrick DL, Bushnell DM, Martin DT  Quality of Life Following the Birth of a Child, Barcelona 1999.

 

Cross-Cultural and Qualitative Research Presentations

Basse SJ, Martin ML, McCarrier KP.  The notion of representative languages in the context of translatability assessment.  18th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), New Orleans, LA, USA, May 20, 2013.  [CP2]

McCarrier KP, Abraham L, Carpenter LL, Deal LS, Thase ME, Trivedi MH, Blum SI, on behalf of the PRO Consortium Depression Working Group. Identifying disease-defining concepts using spontaneous and probed responses from semi-structured qualitative interviews in patients with major depressive disorder.  15th Annual European Congress of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), Berlin, Germany, November 3-7, 2012.

Ramasamy A, Blum SI, Liedgens H, Martin ML, McCarrier KP, Quintanar-Solares M, Argoff C, Freynhagen R, Patrick DL, Wallace M.  Assessment of the most bothersome symptoms and impacts reported by patients with low back pain. 15th Annual European Congress of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), Berlin, Germany, November 3-7, 2012.

McCarrier KP, Blum SI, Martin ML, Liedgens H, Quintanar-Solares M, Ramasamy A, Argoff C, Freynhagen R, Patrick DL, Wallace M.  Spontaneous and probed disease-defining concepts identified through concept elicitation interviews in low back pain. 15th Annual European Congress of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), Berlin, Germany, November 3-7, 2012.

Scanlon M, Martin ML, McCarrier K, Wolfe M, Bushnell DM.  Mapping the meanings of words patients use to describe their pain. International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) 15th Annual European Congress, Berlin, Germany, November 6, 2012.

Martin ML, Scanlon M, McCarrier K, Wolfe M, Bushnell DM.  How do Patients with Different Conditions Describe Their Pain? International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) 15th Annual European Congress, Berlin, Germany, November 6, 2012.

Houle CR, Blum S, Carpenter LL, Dedios C, Greco N, Martin ML, Ramasamy A, Thase ME, Trivedi M on behalf of the PRO Consortium Depression Working Group.  How do patients describe their depression? - Incorporating the patient's voice into instrument development. 15th Annual European Congress of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), Berlin, Germany, November 3-7, 2012.

Martin ML, Chen T, Chau D, Viswanathan HN.  Qualitative interviews with psoriasis patients evaluayting paper to electronic migration of the Psoriasis Symptom Inventory. 19th Annual Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL), Budapest, Hungary, October 24-27, 2012.

Ahchak K, Ting BL, Martin ML.  Instrument and translation errors that can be caused by use of upgraded Indian fonts. 19th Annual Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL), Budapest, Hungary, October 24-27, 2012.

Hareendran A, Martin ML, Bushnell DM, Gilbert C, Schünemann HJ, Patrick DL.  Cross-cultural patient endorsement of distinct sensations of dyspnea in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD): implications for measurement.  International Conference of the American Thoracic Society (ATS), San Francisco, California, USA, May 18-23, 2007.

Huang W, Zhou F, Bushnell DM, Diakite C, Yang X.  Cultural adaptation and application of the IBS-QOL in China: A disease-specific quality-of-life questionnaire.  Hong Kong Society of Quality of Life (HKSoQOL), Hong Kong, May 19-21, 2006.

Bushnell DM, Martin ML, Summers KH, Svihra J, Lionis C, Patrick DL.  Quality of Life of Women with Urinary Incontinence:  Cross-cultural Performance of 15 Language Versions of the I-QOL. 12th Annual Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL), San Francisco, California, USA, October 21, 2005.

Wild DJ, Ford S, Martin M, Eremenco S, Verjee-Lorenz A.  Description of the principles of good practice for translation and cultural adaptation of Pro Measures:  ISPOR QOLSIG Group. International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, (ISPOR) Barcelona, Spain, Nov 9-11, 2003.

Martin ML, Bushnell DM, Das Gupta RJ, Assassa P, Shaw C, Treatments received for stress urinary incontinence (SUI) symptoms by patients seeking help within a UK primary care setting. International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, (ISPOR) Barcelona, Spain, Nov 9-11, 2003.

Martin ML, Bushnell DM, Hareendran AV. Psychometric Performance of 10 Language versions of the Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Patient Impact Measure (BPH-PIM). International Society for Quality of Life Research, (ISOQOL), Prague, Czech Republic, Nov. 12-15, 2003.

Wild DJ, Grove A, Martin ML, Eremenco S. ISPOR Quality of life special interest group – Translation and cultural adaptation: Development of principles of best practice. ISPOR, Arlington, VA, May 2003.

Ting BL, Martin ML. Cross Culture Adaptation and Validation of QOL instruments: Methods and Asian Experiences; Workshop presented at QOL Symposium 2003 Hospital Authority, Hong Kong, January 10, 2003.

Wild DJ, Grove A, Martin ML, Vance M, Eremenco S. ISPOR Quality of Life Special Interest Group Translation and Cultural Adaptation: Progress on the Development of Principles of Best Practice. ISPOR 5th European Congress, Rotterdam, Netherlands, November 3-5, 2002.

Bailey A, Martin ML, Wirkala K, Bitiukova A, Mear I. US Spanish Translation Guidelines: A Five Year Update. ISOQOL, Orlando, Florida, October 30-November 2, 2002.

Svihra J, Baska T, Martin ML, Bushnell DM, Kliment J, Luptak J, Sopilko I, Dusenka M. Prevalence of female overactive bladder with urinary incontinence in Slovakia. Congress of The European Association of Urology (EAU), Birmingham, England, 2002.

Martin ML, Bailey AS, Derbyshire WW, Koenig D, Skripenova, Parasuraman TV, Impact of Modern Geo-Political Change on Language Used - Cross-Cultural Quality of Life Research, Vancouver 2000.

Bushnell DM, Amir M. Evaluation of the WHOQOL-Bref in Six Countries: A Cross-Cultural Evaluation using Rasch Item Response Theory (IRT) Analysis, Vancouver 2000.

Bailey AS, Martin ML. In Quality of Life Questionnaires, What do Patients Understand "Past Month" to Mean?, Vancouver 2000.


Study Management Presentations

ter Smitten M, Simon G, Bushnell DM, van den Brink W. Tailoring to Fit: CIDI-depression in the LIDO Study, Barcelona 1999. 

Martin ML, Jones-Palm DH, Patrick DL, Buesching D. Meeting Scientific Challenges in International Quality of Life Studies, Baltimore 1998. 


Economics Presentations

Budhiarso I, Gonzalez-Vizoso R, Martin ML, Bushnell DM, Mingliang Z.  The Cost-Effectiveness of treatment for Type I Diabetes, International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, (ISPOR) Barcelona, Spain, Nov 9-11, 2003.

Budhiarso I, Martin ML, Bushnell DM.  Elasticity of Willingness to Pay in Patients with Urinary Incontinence, Crystal City 1999.

Ramsey SD, Budhiarso I, Martin ML, Bushnell DM, Patrick DL. Willingness to Pay in Patients with Urinary Incontinence Baltimore 1998.

Budhiarso I, Bushnell DM, Ramsey SD. Willingness to Pay in Patients with Painful-Irritable Bladder Syndromes, Cologne 1998.


LIDO Presentations 

Rocha N, Power MJ, Fleck MP, Bushnell DM.  What are we measuring using WHOQOL-Bref in depressed patients? The LIDO experience.  12th Annual Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL), San Francisco, California, USA, October 22, 2005.

Fleck MP, Rocha N, Power MJ, Bushnell DM.  WHOQOL-Bref psychometric properties using Rasch analysis – a preliminary study.  12th Annual Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL), San Francisco, California, USA, October 22, 2005.

Martin M, Derleth A, Bushnell D.  Evaluating Depressive Symptoms in Primary Care Populations: The LIDO Study.  11th Annual Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL), Hong Kong, October 18, 2004.

Bech P, Lucas R, Bushnell D, Martin M.  Quality of life among different clinically depressed subgroups (The LIDO study).  10th International Congress of the International Federation of Psychiatric Epidemiology (IFPE), Bristol and Bath, UK, September 10-13, 2004.

Bushnell DM, Martin ML. Depression and quality of life and their effect on health care utilization. 4th Annual European Conference of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), Cannes, France, November 11-13, 2001.

Shaw J, Treglia M, Motheral B, Coons S. Resource utilization and absenteeism in primary care patients with symptomatic depression: Relationship with the three measures of psychological distress. 128th Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association (APHA) Boston, MA November 12-16, 2000. (Oral)

Bushnell DM, Whalley D. Evaluation of the CES-D in Six Countries Using Rasch Item Response Theory (IRT) Analysis Antwerp 2000.

Amir M, Becker G, Buskila D, Lewin-Epstein N. Psychometric Properties of the SF-12 (Hebrew Version) in a Primary Care Population in Israel. 7th Annual Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL), Vancouver, B.C. Canada October 29-31, 2000.

Amir M, Fleck M, Herrman H, Lomachenkov A, Lucas R, Patrick D and the LIDO Group. Reliability, Validity, and Reproducibility of the WHOQOL-BREF in Six Countries   7th Annual Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL), Vancouver, BC Canada October 29-31, 2000.

Lomachenkov A, Bushnell DM. Unrecognized Depression in Medical Health Care and Resource Utilization. XIIIth Congress of the Russian Psychiatric Association, Moscow, Russia, October 10-13, 2000.

Herrman H, Diehr P, Fleck M, Simon G, Patrick D, The LIDO Group. Longitudinal investigation of depression outcomes in primary care in six countries: Functional status, health service use and treatment of people with depressive symptoms. 13th ECNP Congress, Munich, Germany, September 9-13, 2000.

Herrman H, Diehr P, Fleck M, Simon G, Patrick D, The LIDO Group. Longitudinal investigation of depression outcomes in primary care in six countries: Functional status, health service use and treatment of people with depressive symptoms. Sixth Annual National Health Outcomes Conference, Canberra, ACT, Australia. August 2-3, 2000.

Shaw J, Treglia M, Motheral B, Coons S. A comparison of the depression screening characteristics of the CES-D, MHI-5, and MCS-12 in primary care. 2000 AHSR Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, CA June 25-27, 2000 (Poster)

Lomachenkov A, Kabanov M, Bushnell DM. Quality of Life of Patients with Unrecognized Depression in Medical Health Care. All-Russian Scientific Conference with International Participation "Quality of Life Investigations in Medicine", June 4-5, 2000.

Shaw J, Treglia M, Motheral B, Coons S. Methods for comparing areas under Receiver Operating Characteristic Curves: Application in screening accuracy for depression. ISPOR 5th International Meeting, Arlington, VA May 20-24, 2000. (Oral).

Lomachenkov A, Kabanov M, Bushnell DM. Depression in Primary Health Care in St. Petersburg. VII World Congress-World Psychiatric Association, Paris, France, May 7-10, 2000.

Chisholm D, Knapp M, Simon G, Treglia M. Economic Aspects of an International Study of Major Depressive Disorder in Primary Care Patients (The LIDO Study). ISPOR, Edinburgh, Scotland, November 11-13, 1999.

Amir M, Cohen K, Bushila D. Reliability, validity and internal structure of the CES-D in an adult population in Israel. 6th Annual Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL), Barcelona, Spain November 3-6 1999.

Amir M, Shani L, Buskila D. Gender, functioning, and depressive systems. 6th Annual Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL), Barcelona, Spain November 3-6 1999.

ter Smitten M, Simon G, Bushnell DM, van den Brink W. Tailoring to Fit: CIDI-depression in the LIDO Study. 6th Annual Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL), Barcelona, Spain November 3-6 1999.

Lucas R, Bushnell DM. Quality of Life and Depression among Primary care patients in Barecelona, Spain. 6th Annual Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL), Barcelona, Spain November 3-6 1999.

Lomachenkov A. International Project: Longitudinal investigation of Depressive Outcomes. New Approaches to Diagnosis and Treatment of Affective Disorders Conference. Moscow, Russian Federation, October 1998. (Informal Presentation)

Martin ML, Jones-Palm DH, Patrick DL, Buesching D. Meeting Scientific Challenges in International Quality of Life Studies. Baltimore 1998.


General Presentations

Brod M, Cobden D, Lammert M, Bushnell DM.  Myths and realities of treatment satisfaction in diabetes.  9th Annual European Congress of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), Copenhagen, Denmark, October 29, 2006.

Martin ML, Ascoytia CM, Bushnell DM.  Measuring the effects of combined full spectrum light and negative ions on stress reduction and general well being.  12th Annual Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL), San Francisco, California, USA, October 22, 2005.

Svihra J, Baska T, Szalayova A, Bushnell D, Macko L, Poliak L, Luptak J, Kliment J.  The effects of alphablockers, finasteride and plant extracts on the need for surgical treatment among Slovakian men with benign prostatic hyperplasia – a cross-sectional study of ten-year follow–up.  6th International Consultation on New Developments in Prostate Cancer and Prostate Disease, Paris, France, June 24-27, 2005.

Bushnell D, Martin M, Ting BL.  Seminars on the Theories and Practice of Outcomes Research.  Taiwan Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (TASPOR), Taipei, Taiwan, October 19, 2004.

Bushnell D, Martin M.  A New Conceptual Model for the Assessment of Patient Satisfaction with Treatment.  Third National Quality of Life Symposium, Guangzhou, People’s Republic of China, October 12, 2004.

Pickard AS, Dalal M, Bushnell DM.  Depression in the general population and after stroke: a psychometric comparison using the CES-D scale.  9th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), Arlington, Virginia, USA, May 17, 2004.

Wagg AS, Bushnell D, Das Gupta RJ.  Treatments received for stress urinary incontinence (SUI) symptoms by patients referred to secondary care within a UK setting.  11th Annual Scientific Meeting of the International Continence Society (ICS) United Kingdom, Bournemouth, UK, March 19, 2004.

Martin ML. Introduction to Quality of Life: Concepts and Measurement; Workshop presented at QOL Symposium 2003 Hospital Authority, Hong Kong, January 10, 2003.

Zimmerman KM, Martin ML, Andrejasich C, Patrick DL. What is the Role of Urinary Incontinence Quality of Life Measure in Clinical settings? DIA Hilton Head 1999. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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