QALE

AcronymDefinition
QALEQuality-Adjusted Life Expectancy
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7 months of quality-adjusted life expectancy or QALE added, compared to sex workers who received no intervention.
Specifically, individualized estimates of absolute gains and losses in LE and QALE for surgery compared with screening were presented to each woman.
The National Academies Panel suggested that measures such as QALYs (quality-adjusted life years), DALYs (disability-adjusted life years) and QALEs (quality-adjusted life expectancy) be explored as potentially useful indicators for quality change.