The LCADL scale is a tool aimed at assessing the level of dyspnea during ADL. It has four domains: self-care; household activities; physical activity; and leisure activities.
Authors: Garrod et al
Outcome: Activities of daily living See more tools that use this outcomeMeasure: Activities of daily living (specific disease instruments) See more tools that use this measureNumber of RCTs that used this tool (in our study): 1 See the RCTsScale: Lower scores are better
Reference: Garrod, R., Bestall, J. C., Paul, E. A., Wedzicha, J. A., & Jones, P. W. (2000). Development and validation of a standardized measure of activity of daily living in patients with severe COPD: the London Chest Activity of Daily Living scale (LCADL). Respiratory medicine, 94(6), 589-596.
Target population: General population
Focus Disease specific
Translations available: Yes
Original version validated: Yes
Original language: English
Form of delivery: Self-reported
Licence needed: Yes
This platform has been developed as part of the COMPAR-EU project. The COMPAR-EU project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 754936.
Please consider, this is the Beta version of the COMPAR-EU platform. It now includes the completed results for Diabetes and throughout the summer of 2022 the results for Obesity, COPD and Heart Failure will be completed. The platform will also be expanded and improved in the next months.