Resources for the Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment based
Proactive and Personalised Primary Care of the Elderly
Assessment of Functioning
Allen SM, 1993
Allen SM, et al. Measurement of need for assistance with daily activities: quantifying the influence of gender roles. J Gerontol 1993;48(4):S204-S211.
Bucks, R. S, 1996
Bucks, R. S., Ashworth, D. L., Wilcock, G. K., & Siegfried, K. (1996). Assessment of activities of daily living: Development of the Bristol Activities of Daily Living Scale. Age and Ageing, 25, 113–120.
Bucks, R. S., 2002
Bucks, R. S., & Haworth, J. (2002). Bristol Activities of Daily Living Scale: A critical evaluation. Expert Reviews in Neurotherapeutics, 2, 669–676.
Gallo JJ, 2006
Gallo JJ, Bogner HR, Fulmer T, Paveza GJ 2006 , Activities of Daily Living and Instrumental Activities of Daily Living, in Handbook of Geriatric Assessment , 4th Ed , Jones and Bartlett Publishers
Granger CV, 1979
Granger CV, Dewis LS, Peters NC, Sherwood CC, Barrett JE (January 1979). "Stroke rehabilitation: analysis of repeated Barthel index measures". Arch Phys Med Rehabil 60 (1): 14–7.
Hirsch CH, 1990
Hirsch CH, et al. The natural history of functional morbidity in hospitalized older patients. J Am Geriatr Soc 1990;38(12):1296-303.
Lach HW, 2007
Lach HW, Smith CM. Assessment: focus on function. In: Linton AD, et al., editors. Matteson & McConnell's gerontological nursing: concepts and practice. 3rd ed. St. Louis, MO: Saunders Elsevier; 2007. p. 25-51.
Lawton MP, 1969
Lawton MP, Brody EM. Assessment of older people: self-maintaining and instrumental activities of daily living. Gerontologist 1969;9(3):179-86.
Mahoney F, 1965
Mahoney F. Barthel D (1965). "Functional evaluation: the Barthel Index". Md Med J 14: 61–65
NG TP, 2006
Ng TP, et al. Physical and cognitive domains of the Instrumental Activities of Daily Living: validation in a multiethnic population of Asian older adults. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2006;61(7):726-35.
O'Sullivan, SB, 2007
O'Sullivan, Susan B; Schmitz, Thomas J (2007). Physical Rehabilitation, Fifth Edition. Philadelphia, PA: F.A. Davis Company. p. 385
Pedone C, 2005
Pedone C, et al. Elderly patients with cognitive impairment have a high risk for functional decline during hospitalization: The GIFA Study. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2005;60(12):1576-80.
Shah S, 1989
Shah S, Vanclay F, Cooper B (1989). "Improving the sensitivity of the Barthel Index for stroke rehabilitation". J Clin Epidemiol 42 (8): 703–9.
Vittengi JR, 2006
Vittengl JR, et al. Comparative validity of seven scoring systems for the instrumental activities of daily living scale in rural elders. Aging Ment Health 2006;10(1):40-7
Ward G, 1998
Ward G, et al. A review of instrumental ADL assessments for use with elderly people. Rev Clin Gerontol 1998;8(1):65-71.
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The Assessment of Functioning is one of 8 domains of the
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