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Wisconsin Quality of Life Index Instruments


The Wisconsin Quality of Life Index (W-QLI) is a multidimensional model for measuring patients' quality of life. It takes into account the different perspectives of the patient, the patient's family, and the clinician, both currently and over time. The W-QLI Web site provides five instruments, an assessment manual, coding and scoring books, and validation papers.

The following instruments are available to download:
  • Caregiver questionnaire
  • Client questionnaire
  • Family questionnaire (French)
  • Older adult questionnaire
  • Provider questionnaire

Links to the Tool:
This tool is available at:


University of South Florida; University of Wisconsin - Madison

Funding Sources

University of Wisconsin - Madison; University of South Florida

QualityTool Topic



  • Release Date: 2014
  • Original Summary: 07/2014
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Last updated: August 13, 2014.