Encyclopedia of Pain

2007 Edition

Activity Measurement

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-29805-2_54

Definition

A measure of personal activities of daily living (e.g. showering, dressing, toileting, feeding), independent activities of daily living (e.g. cleaning, cooking, shopping, banking), and discretionary activities of daily living (e.g. driving, visiting, leisure activities).

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