At time of enrollment and then at time points 12 and 14 weeks post enrollment, caregivers completed standard questionnaires, the 36-Item Short Form Health Survey
and the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale, that assessed quality of life and mood.
All study participants were evaluated with a socio-demographic data screening form, the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS), the Brief Disability Questionnaire (BDQ), and the Short Form Health Survey
1%) groups, nor was the change from baseline in 6-minute walk distance or the percentage of men whose score on the physical-function domain of the 36-Item Short Form Health Survey
(SF-36) increased by 8 points or more.
These broader measures often take the form of quality of life questionnaires such as the well known 36-item Short Form Health Survey
(SF-36; mostly a research tool) and the more clinically useful, but somewhat similar, 20-item Short Form Health Survey
The 12-item medical outcomes study short form health survey
Medical Outcomes Study 36-Item Short Form Health Survey
This study evaluated the psychometric properties of the UCLA Prostate Cancer Index (UCLA-PCI) and the Short Form Health Survey
The Short Form health survey
(SF-36) is a commonly and internationally used form for assessment of health-related quality of life.
Jakobsson, "Usingthe 12-item Short Form health survey
(SF12) to measure quality of life among older people," Aging Clinical and Experimental Research, vol.
To assess quality of life, the researchers administered the RAND 36-item Short Form Health Survey
The Medical Outcomes Study, a 36-item, Short Form Health Survey
, SF-36 developed, translated and validated into Thai by Jirarattanapholchai K et al (4) was obtained with permission to use for this study.
Table: Short Form Health Survey
Pre and Post Spinal Cord