What does QALY mean in British Medicine?

This page is about the meanings of the acronym/abbreviation/shorthand QALY in the Medical field in general and in the British Medicine terminology in particular.

quality-adjusted life year

Medical » British Medicine

Translation

Find a translation for QALY in other languages:

Select another language:

Definition

What does QALY mean?

quality-adjusted life year(Noun)
A unit of measurement, equivalent to one year of life in perfect health, that can be used to decide whether a medical procedure is worthwhile for an individual.

see more on Definitions.net»

Discuss this QALY abbreviation with the community:

Citation

Use the citation below to add this abbreviation to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"QALY." Abbreviations.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 20 Dec. 2014. <http://www.abbreviations.com/term/1416225>.

QALY also stands for:

... see them all »

Nearby & related abbreviations:

Alternative search:


The Web's Largest Resource for

Acronyms & Abbreviations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network