A review of instruments for measuring functional recovery in those diagnosed with psychosis.

@article{Mausbach2009ARO,
  title={A review of instruments for measuring functional recovery in those diagnosed with psychosis.},
  author={Brent T Mausbach and Raeanne C Moore and Christopher R Bowie and Ver{\'o}nica Judith Picos C{\'a}rdenas and Thomas L Patterson},
  journal={Schizophrenia bulletin},
  year={2009},
  volume={35 2},
  pages={307-18}
}
The task of judging an individual's functional recovery is not an easy one for healthcare professionals. Indeed, increasing one's accuracy in predicting one's ability to self-maintain would be of great value for determining if functional recovery has or is occurring. The purpose of this review is to examine existing measures for assessing remission/normalization of functional status among people with psychosis. Our review evaluates 8 measures of functional ability encompassing self-report… CONTINUE READING