Calculate Results from WHO Model Disability Survey Data

The Model Disability Survey (MDS) <> is a World Health Organization (WHO) general population survey instrument to assess the distribution of disability within a country or region, grounded in the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health <>. This package provides fit-for-purpose functions for calculating and presenting the results from this survey, as used by the WHO. The package primarily provides functions for implementing Rasch Analysis (see Andrich (2011) ) to calculate a metric scale for disability.


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1.0.1 by Lindsay Lee, 14 hours ago

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Authors: Lindsay Lee [aut, cre] , Carolina Fellinghauer [ctb] , World Health Organization [cph]

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

GPL-3 license

Imports colorspace, dplyr, eRm, foreign, ggraph, ggplot2, GPArotation, grDevices, grid, httr, igraph, intergraph, lordif, lubridate, nFactors, openxlsx, plyr, polycor, purrr, RColorBrewer, readr, rlang, scales, srvyr, stringr, survey, TAM, tibble, tidygraph, tidyr, WrightMap

Depends on psych

Suggests covr, testthat, knitr, rmarkdown

See at CRAN