Sickness Impact Profile 68

Sickness Impact Profile 68

A generic health status assessment tool that measures physical, mental and social aspects of health-related functioning in six subscales:
• Somatic autonomy;
• Mobility control;
• Mobility range, social behaviour;
• Emotional stability;
• Psychological autonomy;
• Communication. 

The SIP 68 is a distillation of the 136 item SIP, and contains statements regarding behaviour “sickness impact”; the individual is asked to respond by checking items that describe their health status.  All items are scored dichotomously (no=0, yes=1).