7.91. RAND 36-Item Short Form Health Survey 1.0

7.91.1. History and guide

Developed at RAND as part of the Medical Outcomes Study.

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7.91.3. Intellectual property rights

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As at http://www.rand.org/health/surveys_tools/mos/mos_core_36item_terms.html, accessed 2013-10-04:

RAND hereby grants permission to use “RAND 36-Item Short Form Health
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  indemnify and hold RAND harmless, for any consequences resulting from the
  use of the Health Survey.

- The user of the 36-Item Health Survey will provide a credit line when
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  developed at RAND as part of the Medical Outcomes Study.

- No further written permission is needed for use of this Health Survey.

The RAND 36-Item Short Form Health Survey was developed at RAND as part of the Medical Outcomes Study.