The specific activity scale is a questionnaire that, depending on the score on four questions, divides the functional status of patients with cardiac disorders into four groups. The questions focus on the activities that patients may encounter in daily life.
Year: 1981 Authors: Goldman et al. Disease: Heart Failure Outcome: Exercise capacity (including effort test)
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Measure: Exercise capacity
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Number of RCTs that used this tool (in our study): 1
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Scale: Unclear Reference: Goldman, L. B. E. A., Hashimoto, B. E. V. E. R. L. Y., Cook, E. F., & LoSCALZO, A. N. I. T. A. (1981). Comparative reproducibility and validity of systems for assessing cardiovascular functional class: advantages of a new specific activity scale. Circulation, 64(6), 1227-1234.
Target population: General population Focus Disease specific Notes Cardiovasculair diseases Translations available: Unclear Original version validated: Yes Original language: English Form of delivery: Self-reported Licence needed: Unclear