最近閱讀了病友寄來的資料, 知道了以下所列的量表, 可以知道目前自己的行為能力有幾分, 也可以觀察在治療過程是否有進步, 依照我目前的狀況, 只有6.5分左右, 在3星期之前, 是比較好的4分.
Kurtzke Expanded Disability Status Scale
Normal neurological examination
No disability, minimal signs in one FS
No disability, minimal signs in more than one FS
Minimal disability in one FS
Mild disability in one FS or minimal disability in two FS
Moderate disability in one FS, or mild disability in three or four FS. Fully ambulatory
Fully ambulatory but with moderate disability in one FS and more than minimal disability in several others
Fully ambulatory without aid, self-sufficient, up and about some 12 hours a day despite relatively severe disability; able to walk without aid or rest some 500 meters
Fully ambulatory without aid, up and about much of the day, able to work a full day, may otherwise have some limitation of full activity or require minimal assistance; characterized by relatively severe disability; able to walk without aid or rest some 300 meters.
Ambulatory without aid or rest for about 200 meters; disability severe enough to impair full daily activities (work a full day without special provisions)
Ambulatory without aid or rest for about 100 meters; disability severe enough to preclude full daily activities
Intermittent or unilateral constant assistance (cane, crutch, brace) required to walk about 100 meters with or without resting
Constant bilateral assistance (canes, crutches, braces) required to walk about 20 meters without resting
Unable to walk beyond approximately five meters even with aid, essentially restricted to wheelchair; wheels self in standard wheelchair and transfers alone; up and about in wheelchair some 12 hours a day
Unable to take more than a few steps; restricted to wheelchair; may need aid in transfer; wheels self but cannot carry on in standard wheelchair a full day; May require motorized wheelchair
Essentially restricted to bed or chair or perambulated in wheelchair, but may be out of bed itself much of the day; retains many self-care functions; generally has effective use of arms
Essentially restricted to bed much of day; has some effective use of arms retains some self care functions
Confined to bed; can still communicate and eat.
Totally helpless bed patient; unable to communicate effectively or eat/swallow
Death due to MS
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