Functional Performance Inventory A self-report measure of functional performance for COPD patients, designed to evaluate day-to-day activities patients with COPD must perform.
Functional Severity Index A measure of functional impairment, i.e., symptoms and restrictions due to asthma in school-aged children.
Functional Status II-R (FS II-R) Generic measure of functional status in children including children with chronic physical conditions. Describes child's functional status in the previous two weeks. The revised Functional Status II has both long and short versions. The long version contains 43 items with General Health and Stage Specific factors for each age group (age ranges 0-9 months, 10 months, - 2 years, 2-5 years, 5-11 years). The short version FS II-R uses a common core of items across the entire age span.
Health and Activities Limitation Index (HALex) Derived from items in the National Health Interview Survey (NHIS), the HALex is a generic measure of health that incorporates information about perceived health and activity limitation into a single composite score. The developers note that the score can be combined with information about life expectancy to yield a measure of quality-adjusted life years (QALY) 1 .
Holmes' QOL Checklist Cancer-specific instrument for detecting the changes in life as a whole which result from the presence and treatment of malignant disease.
How Are You? A measure of health-related quality of life in children with asthma.