CINAHL and PubMed searches on the reliability and validity for the Arthritis Impact Measurement Scales (AIMS); revised version AIMS2, (2nd ed.). Click on the database link to run the search.
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Author: Meenan, R.F.
Summary: The AIMS2 instrument is designed to measure the health status component of outcome in a multidimensional fashion using specific scales, summary compents, and overall impact measures.
Format: Questionnaire asks clients to rate their performance, ability or feeling on a 5-point rating scale
Library Record: Call # WE 344 A792a2 1990 ATOOLS (Reserve Desk)
Population: Developmental/target. Developed in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis to assess the outcome of health care.
Completion time 23 minutes (average)
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