• 1
    Coyne T. Lifestyle Diseases in Pacific Communities. Noumea, New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community, 2000.
  • 2
    Russell D, Parnell W, Wilson N. NZ Food, NZ People: Key Results of the 1997 National Nutrition Survey. Wellington: Ministry of Health, New Zealand, 1997.
  • 3
    Parnell W, Scragg R, Wilson N, et al. NZ Food NZ Children: Key Results of the 2002 National Nutrition Survey. Wellington: Ministry of Health, New Zealand, 2003.
  • 4
    World Health Organisation. World Health Report 2002: Reducing Risks, Promoting Healthy Life. Geneva: World Health Organisation, 2002.
  • 5
    Swinburn B, Pryor J, McCabe M, et al. The Pacific OPIC Project (Obesity Prevention in Communities)—objectives and designs. Pac Health Dialog 2007;14:13946.
  • 6
    Drummond M, O'Brien B, Stoddart G, et al. Methods for the Economic Evaluation of Health Care Programmes (2nd ed.). Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997.
  • 7
    Keeney R, Raiffa H. Decisions with Multiple Objectives: Preferences and Value Tradeoffs. New York: Wiley, 1976.
  • 8
    Torrance G, Boyle M, Horwood S. Application of multi-attribute utility theory to measure social preferences for health states. Oper Res 1982;30:104369.
  • 9
    Torrance G. Measurement of health state utilities for economic appraisal. J Health Econ 1986;5:130.
  • 10
    Hawthorne G, Richardson J, Osborne R. The Assessment of Quality of Life (AQoL) instrument: a psychometric measure of health-related quality of life. Qual Life Res 1999;8:20924.
  • 11
    Hawthorne G, Richardson J, Day N. A comparison of the Assessment of Quality of Life (AQoL) with four other generic utility instruments. Ann Med 2001;33:35870.
  • 12
    Richardson J, Day N, Peacock S, et al. Measurement of the quality of life for economic evaluation and the Assessment of Quality of Life (AQoL) Mark 2 instrument. Aust Econ Hist Rev 2004;37:6288.
  • 13
    James K, Foster S. Weighing up disability (comment). Lancet 1999;354:878.
  • 14
    Jelsma J, Chivaura V. The global burden of disease disability weights (comment). Lancet 2000;355:207980.
  • 15
    Badia X, Roset M, Herdman M, et al. A comparison of United Kingdom and Spanish general propulation time trade-off values for EQ-5D health states. Med Decis Making 2001;21:716.
  • 16
    Tsuchiya A, Ikeda S, Ikegami N, et al. Estimating an EQ-5D population set: the case of Japan. Health Econ 2002;11:34153.
  • 17
    Jelsma K, Hansen K, De Weerdt W, et al. How do Zimbabweans value health states? Popul Health Metr 2003;1:110.
  • 18
    Johnson J, Luo N, Shaw J, et al. Valuations of EQ-5D health states: are the United States and United Kingdom different? Med Care 2005;43:2218.
  • 19
    Iezzi A, Richardson J. Measuring Quality of Life at the CHE: Databases, Their Use and Availability, Research Paper 42. Melbourne: Centre for Health Economics, Monash University, 2009.
  • 20
    Tilling C, Devlin N, Tsuchiya A, Buckingham K. Protocols for time trade-off valuations of health states worse than dead: a literature review. Med Decis Making. Online First, 12 January 2010, DOI 0272989X09357475.
  • 21
    Richardson J, Hawthorne G, Day N, et al. Difficulty with Life and Death: Methodological Issues and Results from the Utility Scaling of the Assessment of Quality of Life (AQoL) Instrument, Working Paper 1998 (70). Melbourne: Centre for Health Program Evaluation, 1998.
  • 22
    Von Winterfeldt D, Edwards W. Decision Analysis and Behavioral Research. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1986.
  • 23
    Feeny D. The multi attribute utility approach to assessing health related quality of life. In: JonesA, ed. The Elgar Companion to Health Economics. Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar, 2006.
  • 24
    Prosser LA, Hammitt JK, Keren R. Measuring health preferences for use in cost–utility and cost–benefit analyses of interventions in children. Pharmacoeconomics 2007;25:71326.
  • 25
    Keren R, Pati S, Feudtner C. The generation gap. Differences between children and adults pertinent to economic evaluations of health interventions. Pharmacoeconomics 2004;22:7181.
  • 26
    Solans M, Pane S, Estrada M-D, et al. Health-related quality of life measurements in children and adolescents: a systematic review of generic and disease-specific instruments. Value Health 2008;11:74264.
  • 27
    Essink-Bot M, Perenira J, Packer C, et al. Cross-national comparability of burden of disease estimates: the European disability weights project. Bull World Health Organ 2002;80:64452.