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Aday, L. A. (1996). Designing and conducting health surveys: A comprehensive guide. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.
        RA 40.5 .A33 1996


Allen, J. P., & Wilson, V. B.(Eds.). (2003). Assessing alcohol problems: A guide for clinicians and researchers (2nd ed.) (NIAAA Treatment Handbook Series 4). Bethesda, MD: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.
        MCL Govt Docs HE 20.8308/2:4/2003
Note 1: Available online (
Note 2: The first edition, Assessing alcohol problems: A guide for clinicians and researchers, edited by J.P. Allen & M. Columbus (1995), is housed at the Locust Street Facility at Govt Docs HE 20.8308/2:4 and can be requested via Interlibrary Loan's ILLiad service.
Note 3:TMSS.


Andresen, E., Rothenberg, B., & Zimmer, J. G. (Eds). (1997). Assessing the health status of older adults. New York: Springer.
        RC 953 .A87 1997


Bech, P. (1993). Rating scales for psychopathology, health status and quality of life: A compendium on documentation in accordance with the DSM-II-R and WHO system. Berlin; New York: Springer-Verlag.
        RC 473 .P78 B43 1993


Bezruczko, N. (Ed.). (2005). Rasch measurement in health sciences. Maple Grove, MN: JAM.
        R 853 .M3 R37 2005


Cohen, S., Underwood, L. G., & Gottlieb, B. H. (Eds.). (2000). Social support measurement and intervention: A guide for health and social scientists. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press.
        R 726.5 .S623 2000


Dittmar, S. S., & Gresham, G. E. (Eds.). (1997). Functional assessment and outcome measures for the rehabilitation health professional. Gaithersburg, MD: Aspen.
        RM 930.8 .F85 1997


Drotar, D. (Ed.). (1998). Measuring health-related quality of life in children and adolescents: Implications for research and practice. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum.
        RJ 380 .M4 1998
Note: TMSS


Farran, C. J., Herth, K. A., & Popovich, J. M. (1995). Hope and hopelessness: Critical clinical constructs. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
        RT 86.3 .F37 1995


Fayers, P. M., & Machin, D. (2000). Quality of life: Assessment, analysis and interpretation. Chichester; New York: Wiley.
        HN 25 .F39 2000


Gallo, J. J., Reichel, W., Fulmer, T., & Paveza, G. J. (2000). Handbook of geriatric assessment (3rd ed). Gaithersburg, MD: Aspen.
        RC 953 .G34 2000
Note: TMSS


Herndon, R. M. (1997). Handbook of neurologic rating scales. New York: Dernos Vermande.
        MCL WL 141 H23648 2006
Note: TMSS


Hyner, G. C., et al. (Eds.). (1999). SPM handbook of health assessment tools. Pittsburgh, PA: The Society of Prospective Medicine: The Institute for Health and Productivity Management.
        RA 407 .S66 1999


Kane, R. L., & Kane, R. A. (Eds.). (2000). Assessing older persons: Measures, meaning, and practical applications. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press.
        HQ 1061 .A74 2000


Lorig, K., Stewart, A., Ritter, P., Gonzalez, V., Laurent, D., & Lynch, J. (1996). Outcome measures for health education and other health care interventions. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
        RA 440.5 .O94 1996
Note: TMSS


McGrath, P.A. (1990). Pain in children: Nature, assessment, and treatment. New York: Guilford.
       RJ 365 .M37 1990
Note: TMSS


Mitchell, J. E., & Peterson, C. B. (Eds.). (2005). Assessment of eating disorders. New York: Guilford.
        Medical Center Library WM 175 A846 2005


Mueser, K. T., Noordsy, D. L., Drake, R. E., & Fox, L.  (2003). Integrated treatment for dual disorders: A guide to effective practice. New York: Guilford.
       RC 564.68 .I684 2003
Note: TMSS


Naar-King, A., Ellis, D. A., & Frey, M. A. (Eds.). (2004). Assessing children's well-being: A handbook of measures. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum.
         RJ 50 .A835 2004
Note: TMSS


Nehemkis, A., Macari, M. A., & Lettieri, D. J. (Eds.). (1976). Drug abuse instrument handbook: Selected items for psychosocial drug research. Rockville, MD: National Institute on Drug Abuse.
        Govt Docs HE 20.8214:12


Ogles, B. M., Lambert, M. J., & Masters, K. S. (1996). Assessing outcome in clinical practice. Boston: Allyn & Bacon.
        RC 480.5 .O385 1996


Perkinson, R. R. (1997). Chemical dependency counseling: A practical guide. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
        RC 564 .P47 1997
Note: TMSS


Staquet, M. J., & Hays, R. D. (Eds.). (1998). Quality of life assessment in clinical trials: Methods and practice. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press.
        R 853 .C55 Q34 1998


Steckler, A., & Linnan, L. (Eds.). (2002). Process evaluation for public health interventions and research. San Francisco: Josey-Bass.
       RA 440.85 P76 2002
Note: TMSS


Stewart, A. N., & Norman, G. R. (1992). Measuring functioning and well-being: The medical outcomes study approach. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
        RA 408.5 .M43 1992


Streiner, D. L., & Norman, G. R. (1995). Health measurement scales: A practical guide to their development and use (2nd ed.). Oxford, England: Oxford University Press.
        RA 408.5 .S77 1995


Strupp, H. H., Horowitz, L. M., & Lambert, M. J. (Eds.). (1997). Measuring patient changes in mood, anxiety, and personality disorders: Toward a core battery. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
        RC 480.5 .M354 1997


Tuokko, H., & Hadjistavropoulos, T. (1998). An assessment guide to geriatric neuropsychology. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum.
        RC 451.4 .T895 1998


Wade, D. T. (1992). Measurement in neurological rehabilitation. New York: Oxford University Press.
        Medical Center Library WL 100 W119m 1992
Note: TMSS