Timeline Group label Sweep Group Sweep Title Participant age Starts Ends Scale Provision, Receipt, Need? Topic(s) Focus Informant: Multiple rater? Reporting Term Question(s) Response scale Standard instrument? Notes Physical Health Measures
2019 sweep HSE-854 January 2019 January 2020 Ability to complete ADLs & IADLs Need; Participant No Past month

(A) Thinking about getting in and out of bed on your own, please look at this card and tell me the option which best applies to you?
INTERVIEWER: Do not include help from special aids or equipment such as wheelchairs or stair lifts.

Still looking at Showcard D1, what about…
(B) washing your face and hands
(C) having a bath or a shower, including getting in and out of the bath or shower
(D) dressing or undressing, including putting on shoes and socks
(E) using the toilet
(F) eating, including cutting up food
(G) taking the right amount medicine at the right times
(H) getting around indoors
(I) getting up and down stairs
(J) getting out of the house, for example to go to the doctors or visit a friend
(K) shopping for food including getting to the shops, choosing the items, carrying the items home and then unpacking and putting the items away
(L) doing routine housework or laundry
(M) doing paperwork or paying bills

For all questions (A-M):
1 I can do this without help from anyone
2 I have difficulty doing this but manage on my own
3 I can only do this with help from someone
4 I cannot do this


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