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Field Value
CDE ID C08532
CDE Name 36-item Short Form Health Survey (SF-36) – Times interfered social physical or emotional score
Variable Name SF36TimesInterSocPhyEmtScore

Score of times physical health or emotional problems interfered with social activities (like visiting with friends, relatives, etc) during the past 4 weeks as part of version 1.0 of 36-item Short Form Health Survey (SF-36)


All of the time;Most of the time;Some of the time;A little of the time;None of the time;


This CDE captures data from SF-36 version 1.0, with permission from the RAND Corporation. Scoring and validation differ for editions by the RAND Corporation (http://www.rand.org) and by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society (NMSS, http://www.nationalmssociety.org) for Multiple Sclerosis Quality of Life instruments. Questions and values for SF-36 version 2.0 differ from version 1.0. Separate permission must be obtained from QualityMetric Inc. (http://www.sf-36.org) to use that instrument.

Input Restrictions Single Pre-Defined Value Selected
Permissible Values


Question Text During the past 4 weeks, how much of the time has your physical health or emotional problems interfered with your social activities (like visiting friends, relatives, etc.)?
Data Type Numeric Values
Population Adult
Measurement Type
Field Size
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Domain Outcomes and End Points
SubDomain Quality of Life/Patient Reported Outcomes
CRF Module Short Form 36-Item Health Survey (SF-36)
Alias Aliases for variable name not defined
Classification Exploratory
Previous Title SF-36 Q32

SF-36 version 1.0 is reproduced (in its entirety) with permission from the RAND Corporation. Copyright by the RAND Corporation. RAND’s permission to reproduce the survey is not an endorsement of the products, services, or other uses in which the survey appears or is applied.
Hays, RD (1994). The Medical Outcomes Study (MOS) Measures of Patient Adherence. Retrieved April 19, 2004, from the RAND Corporation web site: http://www.rand.org/health/surveys_tools/mos/mos_core_36item.html

Version Date 2013-07-22T12:47:20.623
Version Number 3