[Comparison of ability-based and performance-based IADL evaluation of community-dwelling elderly using the Kihon Checklist and TMIG Index of Competence].

@article{Suzuki2007ComparisonOA,
  title={[Comparison of ability-based and performance-based IADL evaluation of community-dwelling elderly using the Kihon Checklist and TMIG Index of Competence].},
  author={Naoko Suzuki and Kuniko Makigami and Aya Goto and Hirohide Yokokawa and Seiji Yasumura},
  journal={Nihon Ronen Igakkai zasshi. Japanese journal of geriatrics},
  year={2007},
  volume={44 5},
  pages={619-26}
}
AIM Elderly populations are evaluated on their ability to perform instrumental activities of daily living (IADL) using one of three subscales in the Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology (TMIG) Index of Competence, while the Kihon Checklist-a tool developed to screen for frailty-is designed to measure actual task performance. This study examined the… CONTINUE READING