The SF-36 physical and mental health summary measures: an example of how to interpret scores.

@article{Jenkinson1998TheSP,
  title={The SF-36 physical and mental health summary measures: an example of how to interpret scores.},
  author={Crispin Jenkinson},
  journal={Journal of health services research & policy},
  year={1998},
  volume={3 2},
  pages={92-6}
}
OBJECTIVES To provide normative data, in the form of percentile scores from a community sample, for the Physical Component and Mental Health Component Summary scores derived from the SF-36, and to provide an example of how to interpret scores on these measures, comparing normative results with data from a clinical sample. METHOD Normative data were gained from a postal survey using a questionnaire, containing the SF-36 and a number of other items concerned with lifestyles and illness. The… CONTINUE READING

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