Outcome Measures/Tools — TJR
|Clinical Outcome Measures and Tools
|Includes the framework, referral decision tree, and process indicators for support performance monitoring and QBP-related outcomes.
Addendum includes additional evidence-based recommendations to the TJR Framework that align with current COVID-19 restrictions.
|Quick Reference Guide – TJR
|Based on the full framework. Provides a concise summary of best practices to guide clinical practice in each setting.
|The Mini-Cog©; is a 3-minute instrument that can increase detection of cognitive impairment in older adults.
|Valid and reliable patient-reported outcome measure that describes and values health across five dimensions: mobility, self-care, usual activities, pain/discomfort and anxiety/depression.
|Western Ontario and McMaster Universities Osteoarthritis Index (WOMAC)
|Self-administered health status measure used to assess pain, stiffness and function in patients with OA of the hip or knee.
|Lower Extremity Functional Scale (LEFS)
|Patient-reported outcome measure to evaluate the impairment of a patient with lower extremity musculoskeletal conditions or disorders.
|Oxford Hip Score
|Short 12-item patient-reported outcome measure specifically designed to assess function and pain with patients undergoing hip or knee replacement.
|Pain Visual Analogue Scale (VAS)
|Measures pain across the continuum from none to an extreme amount of pain.
|Numeric Pain Rating Scale (NPRS)
|Segmented numeric version of the VAS in which a respondent selects a whole number from 0-10 that best reflects the intensity of their pain.
|GTA Rehab Network Hip and Knee Bundled Care Outcome Reporting Form
Version A – Bundle provider to indicate if outcomes have been met for each individual outcome criterion.
Version B – Bundle provider to indicate if overall outcomes have been met.
|Standardized outcome reporting forms to be completed by bundle providers if requested by bundle holders when:
|Hip Disability and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score (HOOS)
|Questionnaire to assess the patient’s opinion about their hip and associated problems and to evaluate symptoms and functional limitations during a therapeutic process.
|Knee Injury and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score (KOOS)
|Questionnaire to assess the patients’ opinion about their knee and associated problems, evaluating both short and long-term consequences of knee injury.
|Patient Specific Functional Scale (PSFS)
|Self-report outcome measure of function that can be used in patients with varying levels of independence.
|30 Second Chair Stand Test (30CST)
|Tests leg strength and endurance in older adults. Part of the Fullerton Functional Fitness Test Battery.
|Measures self-paced walking ability and functional capacity.
|Stair Climb Test
|Measures functional strength, balance and agility through ascending and descending a set number of steps.
|Blaylock Discharge Planning Risk Assessment Screen
|Simple patient-reported screening instrument that identifies patients at risk of extensive discharge planning.
|Osteoarthritis Research Society International Recommended Performance-Based Tests
|Manual for recommended set of a minimum core set of performance based tests: 30s chair stand test, 40m fast-paced walk test, stair climb test, timed up & go test, 6m walk test.