The Spanish versions of the Barthel index (BI) and the Katz index (KI) of activities of daily living (ADL): a structured review.

@article{CabaeroMartnez2009TheSV,
  title={The Spanish versions of the Barthel index (BI) and the Katz index (KI) of activities of daily living (ADL): a structured review.},
  author={Mar{\'i}a Jos{\'e} Caba{\~n}ero-Mart{\'i}nez and Julio Cabrero-Garc{\'i}a and Miguel Richart-Mart{\'i}nez and Carmen Luz Mu{\~n}oz-Mendoza},
  journal={Archives of gerontology and geriatrics},
  year={2009},
  volume={49 1},
  pages={e77-84}
}
In this article, the evidence relating to the appropriateness to the target population, practicality and psychometric properties of the BI and the KI of ADL on samples of Spanish old people has been evaluated. To obtain the original documents electronic searches were carried out in Spanish databases and in international databases, MEDLINE, PsycInfo, CINAHL and EMBASE, as well as manual searches and references searches. Twenty articles met the inclusion criteria. The results show a large number… CONTINUE READING

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