TitleThe dilemma of measuring perceived health status in the context of disability.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsKrahn, GL, Fujiura, G, Drum, CE, Cardinal, BJ, Nosek, MA
JournalDisability and health journal
Volume2
Issue2
Pagination49-56
Date Published2009 Apr
KeywordsSpinal Cord Injuries
Abstract

Advances in the conceptual differentiation of health from disability have not been incorporated in popular measures of perceived health status. The inclusion of function in the measurement of health presents a dilemma for researchers assessing the perceived health of people with functional limitations.

DOI10.1016/j.dhjo.2008.12.003