Assessment of Health State in Patients With Tinnitus: A Comparison of the EQ-5D and HUI Mark III

Conclusion: This study shows that different utility measures lead to different health state descriptions and utility scores among tinnitus patients. However, both measures are capable of discriminating between clinically different groups. The HUI mark III is more responsive than the EQ-5D, and therefore preferred in a tinnitus population.

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