TITLE

Sickness Impact Profile

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1995
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "Sickness Impact Profile" is presented. It refers to a standardized questionnaire designed to assess the effects of illness on function. There are 136 questions grouped into 12 categories that include sleep and rest, eating, work, home management, recreation, ambulatory mobility, body care, movement, social interaction, alertness, emotional behavior, and communication.
ACCESSION #
21245634

 

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