short form 36-item questionnaire

short form 36-item questionnaire (SF36),

a set of 36 questions abstracted from the much longer set of several hundred used in household interview surveys of the U.S. National Health Survey. The SF36 questions are a convenient abbreviation, used for screening purposes to assess the physical function, social function, role limitation, mental health, energy, vitality, pain, and subjective perception of health status. They have been tested and found to be valid and reliable.
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The Medical Outcomes Study short form 36-item questionnaire (SF-36) is widely used to measure health status.
Evaluation of the short form 36-item questionnaire to measure health-related quality of life in patients with COPD.
The Medical Outcomes Study short form 36-item questionnaire (SF-36) was developed as part of a large series of outcomes studies in the USA [8].