Mark Kosinski

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life in early rheumatoid arthritis: impact of disease and treatment response
    Mark Kosinski
    QualityMetric, Inc, Lincoln, RI 02865, USA
    Am J Manag Care 8:231-40. 2002
  2. pmc Development and preliminary testing of a computerized adaptive assessment of chronic pain
    Milena D Anatchkova
    QualityMetric Incorporated, Lincoln, Rhode Island, USA
    J Pain 10:932-43. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Item response theory methods can improve the measurement of physical function by combining the modified health assessment questionnaire and the SF-36 physical function scale
    Marie Martin
    QualityMetric Incorporated, 640 George Washington Highway, Suite 201, Lincoln, 02865, RI, USA
    Qual Life Res 16:647-60. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Psychometric testing and validation of the Chronic Pain Sleep Inventory
    Mark Kosinski
    Quality Metric, Inc, Lincoln, Rhode Island 02865, USA
    Clin Ther 29:2562-77. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Using item response theory to calibrate the Headache Impact Test (HIT) to the metric of traditional headache scales
    Jakob B Bjorner
    Quality Metric Incorporated, Lincoln, RI 02895, USA
    Qual Life Res 12:981-1002. 2003
  6. pmc Validation of the Headache Impact Test (HIT-6™) across episodic and chronic migraine
    Min Yang
    QualityMetric, Inc, 24 Albion Road, Lincoln, RI 02865 4207, USA
    Cephalalgia 31:357-67. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of the SF-8 Health Survey for comparing the impact of migraine and other conditions
    Diane M Turner-Bowker
    QualityMetric Incorporated, Lincoln, RI, USA
    Qual Life Res 12:1003-12. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Applications of computerized adaptive testing (CAT) to the assessment of headache impact
    John E Ware
    QualityMetric Incorporated, Lincoln, RI 02895, USA
    Qual Life Res 12:935-52. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Calibration of an item pool for assessing the burden of headaches: an application of item response theory to the headache impact test (HIT)
    Jakob B Bjorner
    QualityMetric Incorporated, Lincoln, RI 02895, USA
    Qual Life Res 12:913-33. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of a patient-reported outcomes found computerized adaptive testing was efficient in assessing osteoarthritis impact
    Mark Kosinski
    QualityMetric Incorporated, 640 George Washington Highway, Lincoln, RI 02865, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:715-23. 2006

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life in early rheumatoid arthritis: impact of disease and treatment response
    Mark Kosinski
    QualityMetric, Inc, Lincoln, RI 02865, USA
    Am J Manag Care 8:231-40. 2002
    ..To document the burden of early rheumatoid arthritis (RA) on health-related quality of life (HQL) and compare changes in HQL across 2 treatments...
  2. pmc Development and preliminary testing of a computerized adaptive assessment of chronic pain
    Milena D Anatchkova
    QualityMetric Incorporated, Lincoln, Rhode Island, USA
    J Pain 10:932-43. 2009
    ..Scores estimated from the 2 assessments were highly correlated (r = .89), and both assessments discriminated across pain severity levels (P < .001, RV = .95). Patients' evaluations of the CHRONIC PAIN-CAT were favorable...
  3. ncbi request reprint Item response theory methods can improve the measurement of physical function by combining the modified health assessment questionnaire and the SF-36 physical function scale
    Marie Martin
    QualityMetric Incorporated, 640 George Washington Highway, Suite 201, Lincoln, 02865, RI, USA
    Qual Life Res 16:647-60. 2007
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  4. doi request reprint Psychometric testing and validation of the Chronic Pain Sleep Inventory
    Mark Kosinski
    Quality Metric, Inc, Lincoln, Rhode Island 02865, USA
    Clin Ther 29:2562-77. 2007
    ..Patients with chronic pain often experience significant disruptions in sleep. A potential benefit of treatment aimed at pain relief is improved quality of sleep in patients with chronic pain...
  5. ncbi request reprint Using item response theory to calibrate the Headache Impact Test (HIT) to the metric of traditional headache scales
    Jakob B Bjorner
    Quality Metric Incorporated, Lincoln, RI 02895, USA
    Qual Life Res 12:981-1002. 2003
    ..However, to ensure 'backwards comparability' and to facilitate interpretations of results, we need the ability to express the IRT score in the metrics of the traditional scales...
  6. pmc Validation of the Headache Impact Test (HIT-6™) across episodic and chronic migraine
    Min Yang
    QualityMetric, Inc, 24 Albion Road, Lincoln, RI 02865 4207, USA
    Cephalalgia 31:357-67. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess psychometric properties of the six-item Headache Impact Text (HIT-6™) across episodic and chronic migraine...
  7. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of the SF-8 Health Survey for comparing the impact of migraine and other conditions
    Diane M Turner-Bowker
    QualityMetric Incorporated, Lincoln, RI, USA
    Qual Life Res 12:1003-12. 2003
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Applications of computerized adaptive testing (CAT) to the assessment of headache impact
    John E Ware
    QualityMetric Incorporated, Lincoln, RI 02895, USA
    Qual Life Res 12:935-52. 2003
    ..To evaluate the feasibility of computerized adaptive testing (CAT) and the reliability and validity of CAT-based estimates of headache impact scores in comparison with 'static' surveys...
  9. ncbi request reprint Calibration of an item pool for assessing the burden of headaches: an application of item response theory to the headache impact test (HIT)
    Jakob B Bjorner
    QualityMetric Incorporated, Lincoln, RI 02895, USA
    Qual Life Res 12:913-33. 2003
    ..Computerized adaptive testing (CAT) of headache impact has potential advantages over traditional fixed-length tests in terms of precision, relevance, real-time quality control and flexibility...
  10. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of a patient-reported outcomes found computerized adaptive testing was efficient in assessing osteoarthritis impact
    Mark Kosinski
    QualityMetric Incorporated, 640 George Washington Highway, Lincoln, RI 02865, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:715-23. 2006
    ..Evaluate a patient-reported outcomes questionnaire that uses computerized adaptive testing (CAT) to measure the impact of osteoarthritis (OA) on functioning and well-being...
  11. pmc Evaluating the efficacy of sequential biologic therapies for rheumatoid arthritis patients with an inadequate response to tumor necrosis factor-α inhibitors
    Regina Rendas-Baum
    QualityMetric Inc, Outcomes Insight Consulting Division, 24 Albion Road, Lincoln, RI 02865, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 13:R25. 2011
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  12. doi request reprint Use of patient-reported sleep measures in clinical trials of pain treatment: a literature review and synthesis of current sleep measures and a conceptual model of sleep disturbance in pain
    Jason C Cole
    QualityMetric, Inc, Lincoln, Rhode Island 02865, USA
    Clin Ther 29:2580-8. 2007
    ..In addition, there are no explicit guidelines to suggest which of the existing self-reported measures of sleep disorders best capture the sleep disorders pertinent to patients with chronic pain...
  13. ncbi request reprint Pain relief and pain-related sleep disturbance with extended-release tramadol in patients with osteoarthritis
    Mark Kosinski
    QualityMetric Incorporated, Lincoln, RI, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 23:1615-26. 2007
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  14. ncbi request reprint Mapping MOS Sleep Scale scores to SF-6D utility index
    Min Yang
    QualityMetric Incorporated, 640 George Washington Highway, Lincoln, RI 02865, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 23:2269-82. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to map scores of the MOS Sleep Scale to a preference-based health-state utility index (SF-6D) scored from the SF-36 Health Survey (SF-36)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Comparability of the Asthma Control Test telephone interview administration format with self-administered mail-out mail-back format
    Mark Kosinski
    QualityMetric, Inc, Lincoln, RI 02865, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 25:717-27. 2009
    ..Lastly, the ability of ACT scores to discriminate between self-reported asthma severity was compared between the AFs using ANOVA...
  16. ncbi request reprint The feasibility of applying item response theory to measures of migraine impact: a re-analysis of three clinical studies
    Jakob B Bjorner
    QualityMetric Incorporated, Lincoln, RI 02895, USA
    Qual Life Res 12:887-902. 2003
    ..Item response theory (IRT) is a powerful framework for analyzing multiitem scales and is central to the implementation of computerized adaptive testing...
  17. ncbi request reprint Treatment of rheumatoid arthritis patients with abatacept and methotrexate significantly improved health-related quality of life
    Paul Emery
    Rheumatology and Rehabilitation Research Unit, University of Leeds, UK
    J Rheumatol 33:681-9. 2006
    ..This study examined the effect of abatacept, a costimulation modulator, on the health-related quality of life (HRQOL) of patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Validity of the Asthma Control Test completed at home
    Michael Schatz
    Department of Allergy, Kaiser Permanente, San Diego, Calif, USA
    Am J Manag Care 13:661-7. 2007
    ..To provide additional validity data for the Asthma Control TestTM (ACT) using a different criterion measure, setting, and population...