About EQ-5D

EQ-5D™ is a standardised instrument for use as a measure of health outcome.

Applicable to a wide range of health conditions and treatments, it provides a simple descriptive profile and a single index value for health status. 

Simple and quick

EQ-5D is primarily designed for self-completion by respondents and is ideally suited for use in postal surveys, in clinics and face-to-face interviews. It is cognitively simple, taking only a few minutes to complete. Instructions to respondents are included in the questionnaire.

EQ-5D™ is a trade mark of the EuroQol Group.