Connecting impairment, disability, and handicap in immune mediated polyneuropathies.

BACKGROUND In the World Health Organisation (WHO) International Classification of Impairments, Disabilities, and Handicaps (ICIDH), it is suggested that various levels of outcome are associated with one another. However, the ICIDH has been criticised on the grounds that it only represents a general, non-specific relation between its entities. OBJECTIVE To… CONTINUE READING