SF-12

SF-12

A generic, multipurpose short-form survey with 12 questions selected from the SF-36 Health Survey which, when combined, scored and weighted, results in two scales of mental and physical functioning and overall health-related quality of life.

Pros
Brevity, ease of scoring, high retest reliability.

SF-12

Short Form Health Survey Clinical care A generic dual–ie, mental and physical health–scale measure of quality of life

Twelve-Item Short-Form Health Survey

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SF-12

An abbreviated version of the Medical Outcomes Study 36-Item Short-Form Health survey.
See: Medical Outcomes Study 36-Item Short-Form Health Survey
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More differences in depressed patient versus general population preference scores were noted when using the PHQ-9 versus SF-12 depression health state descriptions (7 versus 5, respectively).
Patient outcomes are assessed over time with the use of the Visual Analogue pain Scale (VAS), the Oswestry Disability Index (ODI), and the SF-12.
05) for two outcome variables (visited a provider during the previous year and SF-12 mental health), while three outcome variables had p-values between .
The SF-12 has been validated for use among people with SCI [24], and this study found that neurological impairment was associated with the PCS but not the MCS.
Improvements in the SF-12 Health Survey: M Kosinski, JE Ware, The SF-12v2 D Turner-Bowker, B Gandek, et al.
Patient outcome will be assessed by Visual Analog Scale (VAS), Oswestry Disability Index (ODI), SF-12 and maintenance of height and alignment at the level(s) treated.
In the in-hospital survey we gathered patient-reported level of education on a 3-point scale: less than high school, some high school, high school graduate or more, and abstracted their ratings of their physical health at the time of hospitalization using the physical component subscale of the SF-12 (Ware, Kosinski, and Keller 1995).
SF-12, FIM, CHART, and SWLS), we compared scores of the two groups (Experimental vs Control) for the initial data and separately for the follow-up data using t-tests for independent samples for variables that were normally distributed (i.
In the study, patient outcomes are being assessed by Visual Analog Scale (VAS), Oswestry Disability Index (ODI), SF-12 and maintenance of height and alignment at the level(s) treated.
The SF-12 subscales indexing physical functional health status and mental functional health status averaged 45.
We calculated change in SF-12 scores as the simple arithmetic difference between each patient's raw 1998 and earlier 1996 SF-12 SF-12-PCS (Ware, Kosinski, and Keller 1996).
A higher percentage of uninsured adults reported to be in fair or poor health--and had lower SF-12 physical component summary scores--than insured adults.