PROSPR Library

The Patient-Reported Outcomes, Survey and Population Research (PROSPR) Shared Resource Library site is one of MD Anderson's sources for obtaining information about questionnaires that can be used in psychological, behavioral and quality of life studies. The PROSPR library database gives all MD Anderson faculty and staff access to information on over 100 questionnaires that have been used in these types of studies. The library contains information about the author, the purpose of the questionnaire, related articles and number of items in the questionnaire. The library also provides information on the cost of using the questionnaire and the translations available.

Most Requested Survey Measures

BAI - Beck Anxiety Inventory
BAS - Dimensional Acculturation Scale
BDI - Beck Depression Inventory (versions I and II)
BFI - Brief Fatigue Inventory
BIS - Body Image Scale
BPI - Brief Pain Inventory
BRAHMS - Berlin Risk Appraisal and Health Motivation Study
BRFSS - Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Questionnaire
Brief COPE (multiple versions)
BSI-18 - Brief Symptom Inventory
CARES - Cancer Rehabilitation Evaluation System
Carlson Comorbidity Index
CES-D - Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression
CHAMPS - Community Health Activities Model Program for Seniors (multiple versions)
CQLI - Caregiver Quality of Life Index
CQOLC - Caregiver Quality of Life Index-Cancer
DHQ - Diet History Questionnaire
DSFI - Derogatis Sexual Functioning Inventory
DSSI - Duke Social Support Index (multiple versions)
ECOG-PS - ECOG Performance Status
EORTC - European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer (multiple versions)
EPIC - Expanded Prostate Cancer Index
ESAS - Edmonton Symptom Assessment System
FACT - Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy (multiple versions)
FFQ - Block Food Frequency Questionnaire
FSI - Fatigue Symptom Inventory
Godin Leisure-Time Exercise Questionnaire
HADS - Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale
IES - Impact of Event Scale
IIEF - International Index of Erectile Function
IPAQ - International Physical Activity Questionnaire
MDASI - MD Anderson Symptom Inventory
MFSI - Multidimensional Fatigue Symptom Inventory
PAR-Q - Physical Activity Readiness Questionnaire
POMS - Profile of Mood States (multiple versions)
PROMIS - -Patient Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (multiple scales)
QLACS - Quality of Life in Adult Cancer Survivors
QLI - Quality of Life Index (multiple versions)
SF-12 - Medical Outcomes Study 12-Item Short-Form Health Survey (multiple versions)
STAI - State-Trait Anxiety Inventory

For further information about the PROSPR Shared Resource Library materials, please contact our office at 713-745-2388 or email