Measuring health status in older patients. The SF-36 in practice.

@article{Parker1998MeasuringHS,
  title={Measuring health status in older patients. The SF-36 in practice.},
  author={Stuart G. Parker and Susan Margaret Peet and Carol Jagger and Mahdi Farhan and Christopher M Castleden},
  journal={Age and ageing},
  year={1998},
  volume={27 1},
  pages={13-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the use of the Medical Outcomes Study short form 36-item (SF-36) health status measure in older patients receiving health care; to explore the influence of age and physical and cognitive status on response to and completion of the SF-36 questionnaire. DESIGN Prospective observational study. SETTINGS Hospital and ambulatory patients… CONTINUE READING