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functional status
Subject Category
H Health and Pathology
Definition
Evaluation of the ability to perform normal physical functions, such as walking, stooping, grip strength, etc. Used frequently for the assessment of the health status of the elderly.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/41770.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/41770
Broader Term
health status
Related Term
elderly
nutritional status
people with disabilities
physical activity
Spanish
estado funcional
Term Number
41770