Construction and validation of a fatigue impact scale for daily administration (D-FIS)

  title={Construction and validation of a fatigue impact scale for daily administration (D-FIS)},
  author={John D Fisk and Susan E. Doble},
  journal={Quality of Life Research},
The fatigue impact scale (FIS) was developed previously as a symptom-specific profile measure of health-related quality of the (HRQoL) for use in medical conditions in which fatigue is a prominent chronic symptom. Thus, it was not developed to be a responsive measure of daily changes in fatigue. This study describes the development and initial validation of an adaptation of the FIS for daily use. Items for the daily fatigue impact scale (D-FIS) were selected from the pool of original FIS items… CONTINUE READING

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