Intangible Effects

These refer to the effects on the individual due to the impaired state of health. As these are of an intangible nature, they cannot be assessed directly. They concern psychological aspects such as anxiety, stress, and pain that affect the patient's quality of life. To estimate these effects, specific techniques and ad hoc instruments are required, as well as clinical indices (erroneously defined as subjective) capable of estimating the quality of life related to a specific type of treatment or health condition.

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