Rapid assessment of rehabilitation options for functional disability.


Journal Article

Although functional disability is common in elderly patients, physicians often overlook it or focus on acute illness, perhaps in part because they are unsure how to efficiently address the problem. A simple, stepwise protocol can be used in either an office or hospital setting to rapidly assess functional disabilities and identify potentially useful interventions.

Full Text

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Hoenig, H; Gater, DR; Galbraith, J

Published Date

  • May 2000

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 67 / 5

Start / End Page

  • 361 - 371

PubMed ID

  • 10832192

Pubmed Central ID

  • 10832192

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0891-1150

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.3949/ccjm.67.5.361


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States