Bell fatigue scale

General Details:

Name:
Bell fatigue scale
Steward:
NINDS
Definition:
Scale used within the Bell Fatigue Scale
Registration Status:
Qualified

Permissible Values:

Value Type:
Value List
Unit of Measure:
Ids:
Value Code Name Code Code System Code Description
100 No fatigue symptoms at rest, no symptoms with exercise, normal overall activity level, able to work full-time without difficulty No fatigue symptoms at rest, no symptoms with exercise, normal overall activity level, able to work full-time without difficulty
90 No symptoms at rest, mild symptoms with activity, normal overall activity level, able to work full-time without difficulty No symptoms at rest, mild symptoms with activity, normal overall activity level, able to work full-time without difficulty
80 Mild symptoms at rest, symptoms worsened by exertion, minimal activity restriction noted for activities requiring exertion only, able to work full-time with difficulty in jobs requiring exertion Mild symptoms at rest, symptoms worsened by exertion, minimal activity restriction noted for activities requiring exertion only, able to work full-time with difficulty in jobs requiring exertion
70 Mild symptoms at rest, some daily activity limitation clearly noted. Overall functioning close to 90% of expected except for activities requiring exertion. Able to work full-time with difficulty Mild symptoms at rest, some daily activity limitation clearly noted. Overall functioning close to 90% of expected except for activities requiring exertion. Able to work full-time with difficulty
60 Mild to moderate symptoms at rest, daily activity limitation clearly noted. Overall functioning 70%-90%. Unable to work full-time in jobs requiring physical labor, but able to work full-time in light activity if hours flexible Mild to moderate symptoms at rest, daily activity limitation clearly noted. Overall functioning 70%-90%. Unable to work full-time in jobs requiring physical labor, but able to work full-time in light activity if hours flexible
50 Moderate symptoms at rest. Moderate to severe symptoms with exercise or activity, overall activity level reduced to 70% of expected. Unable to perform strenuous duties, but able to perform light duty or desk work 4-5 hours a day, but requires rest periods Moderate symptoms at rest. Moderate to severe symptoms with exercise or activity, overall activity level reduced to 70% of expected. Unable to perform strenuous duties, but able to perform light duty or desk work 4-5 hours a day, but requires rest periods
40 Moderate symptoms at rest. Moderate to severe symptoms with exercise or activity, overall activity level reduced to 50%-70% of expected. Not confined to house. Unable to perform strenuous duties, able to perform light duty or desk work 3-4 hours a day, but requires rest periods Moderate symptoms at rest. Moderate to severe symptoms with exercise or activity, overall activity level reduced to 50%-70% of expected. Not confined to house. Unable to perform strenuous duties, able to perform light duty or desk work 3-4 hours a day, but requires rest periods
30 Moderate to severe symptoms at rest. Severe symptoms with any exercise. Overeall activity level reduced to 50% of expected. Usually confined to house. Unable to perform any strenuous tasks. Able to perform desk work 2-3 hours a day, but requires rest periods Moderate to severe symptoms at rest. Severe symptoms with any exercise. Overeall activity level reduced to 50% of expected. Usually confined to house. Unable to perform any strenuous tasks. Able to perform desk work 2-3 hours a day, but requires rest periods
20 Moderate to severe symptoms at rest. Unable to perform strenuous activity, overall activity 30-50% of expected. Unable to leave house except rarely, confined to bed most of day, unable to concentrate for more than 1 hour a day Moderate to severe symptoms at rest. Unable to perform strenuous activity, overall activity 30-50% of expected. Unable to leave house except rarely, confined to bed most of day, unable to concentrate for more than 1 hour a day
10 Severe symptoms at rest, bedridden the majority of the time. No travel outside of the house. Marked cognitive symptoms preventing concentration Severe symptoms at rest, bedridden the majority of the time. No travel outside of the house. Marked cognitive symptoms preventing concentration
0 Severe symptoms on a continuous basis, bedridden constantly, unable to care for self Severe symptoms on a continuous basis, bedridden constantly, unable to care for self

Designations:

Designation:
Bell fatigue scale
Tags:
Designation:
Please circle the number of the statement that best describes your level of physical function
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Question Text

Designations:

Definition:
Scale used within the Bell Fatigue Scale
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Identifiers:

Source:
NLM
Id:
QJbSliKT6I
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Source:
NINDS
Id:
C57260
Version:
1
Source:
BRICS Variable Name
Id:
BllFtgScl
Version: