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ERIC Number: EJ566116
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0016-9013
The Direct Assessment of Functional Abilities (DAFA): A Comparison to an Indirect Measure of Instrumental Activities of Daily Living.
Karagiozis, Helen; Gray, Sarah; Sacco, Jane; Shapiro, Martha; Kawas, Claudia
Gerontologist, v38 n1 p113-21 Feb 1998
Presents the results of administering the Direct Awareness of Functional Abilities (DAFA) and the Pfeefer Activities Questionnaire to 28 demented, and 15 control subjects. Results show that the DAFA may provide a more objective measure of functional status in demented subjects than is provided by indirect methods of assessment. (MKA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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