Social Functioning

Social Activity Limitations Measure

Published in: Measuring Functioning and Well-Being: The Medical Outcomes Study Approach / edited by Anita L. Stewart and John E. Ware, Jr., (Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 1992), Ch. 9, p. 173-193

Posted on RAND.org on January 01, 1992

by Cathy D. Sherbourne

Social functioning is defined as the ability to develop, maintain, and nurture major social relationships. A social activity limitations measure can be used to assess health-related limitations in normal or usual social activities.

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