whomds: Calculate Results from WHO Model Disability Survey Data

The Model Disability Survey (MDS) <https://www.who.int/activities/collection-of-data-on-disability> 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 <https://www.who.int/standards/classifications/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) <doi:10.1586/erp.11.59>) to calculate a metric scale for disability.

Version: 1.1.1
Depends: R (≥ 3.6.0), psych
Imports: colorspace, dplyr, eRm, ggraph, ggplot2, GPArotation, grDevices, igraph, nFactors, plyr, polycor, purrr, RColorBrewer, readr, rlang, scales, srvyr, stringr, TAM, tibble, tidygraph, tidyr, WrightMap
Suggests: covr, httr, knitr, lubridate, rmarkdown, testthat
Published: 2023-09-08
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.whomds
Author: Lindsay Lee [aut, cre], Carolina Fellinghauer [ctb], World Health Organization [cph]
Maintainer: Lindsay Lee <lindsayevanslee at gmail.com>
BugReports: https://github.com/lindsayevanslee/whomds/issues
License: GPL-3
URL: https://github.com/lindsayevanslee/whomds
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: whomds results


Reference manual: whomds.pdf
Vignettes: 1 - Background on disability measurement
1 - Antecedentes sobre la medición de discapacidad
2 - Getting started with WHO package for Rasch Analysis
2 - Empezar con el paquete de OMS para Análisis Rasch
3 - Rasch Analysis for MDS data from adults
3 - Análisis Rasch con los datos de adultos de MDS
4 - Rasch Analysis for MDS data from children
4 - Análisis Rasch con los datos de niños de MDS
5 - Best practices with Rasch Analysis
5 - Mejores prácticas con Análisis Rasch
6 - After Rasch Analysis: Descriptive Analysis
6 - Después de Análisis Rasch: Análisis descriptivo


Package source: whomds_1.1.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel: whomds_1.1.1.zip, r-release: whomds_1.1.1.zip, r-oldrel: whomds_1.1.1.zip
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): whomds_1.1.1.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): whomds_1.1.1.tgz, r-release (x86_64): whomds_1.1.1.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): whomds_1.1.1.tgz
Old sources: whomds archive


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