C5. Grip Strength

Module C5. Grip Strength of survey KLoSAw3

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C550 Question Before we go on to the next section, I would like to check if you are a proxy respondent. Are you [R's name]?
C501 Question Now I would like to measure the strength of your hand in a gripping action. Which is your dominant hand?
C502 Question I will ask you to squeeze this handle as hard as you can, just for a couple of seconds and then let go. I will take alternately two measurements from your right and left hands. Are you willing to do this test?
C503 Question Before we begin, I'd like to make sure it is safe for you to do this test. Have you had any surgery within the last six months, or experienced any swelling, inflammation, severe pain, or injury in one or both hands that might prevent you from gripping?
C504 Question Which hand hurts?
C505 Question asked of interviewer [IWER: Why didn't R complete the grip strength test?] (Select all that apply.)
C506 Question If others, please specify.
C507 Question Now, I'm going to measure your RIGHT HAND. Please put your elbow onto your side and make a right angle around your elbow. Make sure the scale of the dynamometer is set to zero. Ready? Squeeze it now. (unit: Kg.) [IWER: R is asked to take off his/her ring or watch for safety.] FIRST READING
C508 Question Now, I'm going to measure your RIGHT HAND again. Please set the scale of the dynamometer to zero, Squeeze it now. (unit: Kg.) SECOND READING
C509 Question Now, I'm going to measure your LEFT HAND, Please put your elbow onto your side and make a right angle around your elbow. Make sure the scale of the dynamometer is set to zero. Ready? Squeeze it now. (unit: Kg.) [IWER: R is asked to take off his/her ring or watch for safety.] FIRST READING
C510 Question Now, I'm going to measure your LEFT HAND again, Please set the scale of the dynamometer to zero. Squeeze it now. (unit: Kg.) SECOND READING
C511 Question asked of interviewer [IWER: What was R's position for this test?]
C512 Question asked of interviewer [IWER: Did R receive a support while performing this test?]
C513 Question asked of interviewer [IWER: How much effort did R give to this measurement?]
C551 Question asked of interviewer [IWER: Section C5-GRIP STRENGTH cannot be done by a proxy respondent.]
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C550

Before we go on to the next section, I would like to check if you are a proxy respondent. Are you [R's name]?

BEFORE WE GO ON TO THE NEXT SECTION, I WOULD LIKE TO CHECK IF YOU ARE A PROXY RESPONDENT. ARE YOU [R'S NAME]?
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If Before we go on to the next section, I would like to check if you are a proxy respondent. Are you [R's name]? = 1 Yes »
 
   
 
C501

Now I would like to measure the strength of your hand in a gripping action. Which is your dominant hand?

NOW I WOULD LIKE TO MEASURE THE STRENGTH OF YOUR HAND IN A GRIPPING ACTION. WHICH IS YOUR DOMINANT HAND?
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C502

I will ask you to squeeze this handle as hard as you can, just for a couple of seconds and then let go. I will take alternately two measurements from your right and left hands. Are you willing to do this test?

I WILL ASK YOU TO SQUEEZE THIS HANDLE AS HARD AS YOU CAN, JUST FOR A COUPLE OF SECONDS AND THEN LET GO. I WILL TAKE ALTERNATELY TWO MEASUREMENTS FROM YOUR RIGHT AND LEFT HANDS. ARE YOU WILLING TO DO THIS TEST?
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If I will ask you to squeeze this handle as hard as you can, just for a couple of seconds and then let go. I will take alternately two measurements from your right and left hands. Are you willing to do this test? = 1 Yes »
 
     
   
C503

Before we begin, I'd like to make sure it is safe for you to do this test. Have you had any surgery within the last six months, or experienced any swelling, inflammation, severe pain, or injury in one or both hands that might prevent you from gripping?

BEFORE WE BEGIN, I'D LIKE TO MAKE SURE IT IS SAFE FOR YOU TO DO THIS TEST. HAVE YOU HAD ANY SURGERY WITHIN THE LAST SIX MONTHS, OR EXPERIENCED ANY SWELLING, INFLAMMATION, SEVERE PAIN, OR INJURY IN ONE OR BOTH HANDS THAT MIGHT PREVENT YOU FROM GRIPPING?
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If Before we begin, I'd like to make sure it is safe for you to do this test. Have you had any surgery within the last six months, or experienced any swelling, inflammation, severe pain, or injury in one or both hands that might prevent you from gripping? != 1 No apparent restriction  »
 
       
     
C504

Which hand hurts?

WHICH HAND HURTS?
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If Before we begin, I'd like to make sure it is safe for you to do this test. Have you had any surgery within the last six months, or experienced any swelling, inflammation, severe pain, or injury in one or both hands that might prevent you from gripping? != 1 No apparent restriction or Which hand hurts? = 1 R is unable to use both hands  »
 
     
   
C505

[IWER: Why didn't R complete the grip strength test?] (Select all that apply.)

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If [IWER: Why didn't R complete the grip strength test?] (Select all that apply.) = 7 Others »
 
       
     
C506

If others, please specify.

IF OTHERS, PLEASE SPECIFY.
       
 
If Which hand hurts? = 5 R is unable to use left hand or Before we begin, I'd like to make sure it is safe for you to do this test. Have you had any surgery within the last six months, or experienced any swelling, inflammation, severe pain, or injury in one or both hands that might prevent you from gripping? = 1 No apparent restriction  »
 
     
   
C507

Now, I'm going to measure your RIGHT HAND. Please put your elbow onto your side and make a right angle around your elbow. Make sure the scale of the dynamometer is set to zero. Ready? Squeeze it now. (unit: Kg.) [IWER: R is asked to take off his/her ring or watch for safety.] FIRST READING

NOW, I'M GOING TO MEASURE YOUR RIGHT HAND. PLEASE PUT YOUR ELBOW ONTO YOUR SIDE AND MAKE A RIGHT ANGLE AROUND YOUR ELBOW. MAKE SURE THE SCALE OF THE DYNAMOMETER IS SET TO ZERO. READY? SQUEEZE IT NOW. (UNIT: KG.)

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C508

Now, I'm going to measure your RIGHT HAND again. Please set the scale of the dynamometer to zero, Squeeze it now. (unit: Kg.) SECOND READING

NOW, I'M GOING TO MEASURE YOUR RIGHT HAND AGAIN. PLEASE SET THE SCALE OF THE DYNAMOMETER TO ZERO, SQUEEZE IT NOW. (UNIT: KG.)

___________ SECOND READING
     
 
If Which hand hurts? = 3 R is unable to use right hand  »
 
     
   
C509

Now, I'm going to measure your LEFT HAND, Please put your elbow onto your side and make a right angle around your elbow. Make sure the scale of the dynamometer is set to zero. Ready? Squeeze it now. (unit: Kg.) [IWER: R is asked to take off his/her ring or watch for safety.] FIRST READING

NOW, I'M GOING TO MEASURE YOUR LEFT HAND, PLEASE PUT YOUR ELBOW ONTO YOUR SIDE AND MAKE A RIGHT ANGLE AROUND YOUR ELBOW. MAKE SURE THE SCALE OF THE DYNAMOMETER IS SET TO ZERO. READY? SQUEEZE IT NOW. (UNIT: KG.)
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C510

Now, I'm going to measure your LEFT HAND again, Please set the scale of the dynamometer to zero. Squeeze it now. (unit: Kg.) SECOND READING

NOW, I'M GOING TO MEASURE YOUR LEFT HAND AGAIN, PLEASE SET THE SCALE OF THE DYNAMOMETER TO ZERO. SQUEEZE IT NOW. (UNIT: KG.) SECOND READING
     
 
If Which hand hurts? = 5 R is unable to use left hand or Which hand hurts? = 3 R is unable to use right hand  »
 
     
   
C511

[IWER: What was R's position for this test?]

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C512

[IWER: Did R receive a support while performing this test?]

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C513

[IWER: How much effort did R give to this measurement?]

[IWER: HOW MUCH EFFORT DID R GIVE TO THIS MEASUREMENT?]
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Else
 
   
 
C551

[IWER: Section C5-GRIP STRENGTH cannot be done by a proxy respondent.]

[IWER: SECTION C5-GRIP STRENGTH CANNOT BE DONE BY A PROXY RESPONDENT.]
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C550
Before we go on to the next section, I would like to check if you are a proxy respondent. Are you [R's name]?

BEFORE WE GO ON TO THE NEXT SECTION, I WOULD LIKE TO CHECK IF YOU ARE A PROXY RESPONDENT. ARE YOU [R'S NAME]?
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1 Yes
5 No


If Before we go on to the next section, I would like to check if you are a proxy respondent. Are you [R's name]? (C550) = 1 Yes »

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C501
Now I would like to measure the strength of your hand in a gripping action. Which is your dominant hand?

NOW I WOULD LIKE TO MEASURE THE STRENGTH OF YOUR HAND IN A GRIPPING ACTION. WHICH IS YOUR DOMINANT HAND?
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1 Right hand
3 Left hand
5 Both hands equally dominant


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C502
I will ask you to squeeze this handle as hard as you can, just for a couple of seconds and then let go. I will take alternately two measurements from your right and left hands. Are you willing to do this test?

I WILL ASK YOU TO SQUEEZE THIS HANDLE AS HARD AS YOU CAN, JUST FOR A COUPLE OF SECONDS AND THEN LET GO. I WILL TAKE ALTERNATELY TWO MEASUREMENTS FROM YOUR RIGHT AND LEFT HANDS. ARE YOU WILLING TO DO THIS TEST?
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1 Yes
3 Willing but unable to do the test
5 No


If I will ask you to squeeze this handle as hard as you can, just for a couple of seconds and then let go. I will take alternately two measurements from your right and left hands. Are you willing to do this test? (C502) = 1 Yes »

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C503
Before we begin, I'd like to make sure it is safe for you to do this test. Have you had any surgery within the last six months, or experienced any swelling, inflammation, severe pain, or injury in one or both hands that might prevent you from gripping?

BEFORE WE BEGIN, I'D LIKE TO MAKE SURE IT IS SAFE FOR YOU TO DO THIS TEST. HAVE YOU HAD ANY SURGERY WITHIN THE LAST SIX MONTHS, OR EXPERIENCED ANY SWELLING, INFLAMMATION, SEVERE PAIN, OR INJURY IN ONE OR BOTH HANDS THAT MIGHT PREVENT YOU FROM GRIPPING?
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1 No apparent restriction
3 Yes, recent surgery
5 Yes, sever pain
7 Yes, swelling or inflammation
9 Other problems


| | If Before we begin, I'd like to make sure it is safe for you to do this test. Have you had any surgery within the last six months, or experienced any swelling, inflammation, severe pain, or injury in one or both hands that might prevent you from gripping? (C503) != 1 No apparent restriction  »

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C504
Which hand hurts?

WHICH HAND HURTS?
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1 R is unable to use both hands
3 R is unable to use right hand
5 R is unable to use left hand


If Before we begin, I'd like to make sure it is safe for you to do this test. Have you had any surgery within the last six months, or experienced any swelling, inflammation, severe pain, or injury in one or both hands that might prevent you from gripping? (C503) != 1 No apparent restriction or Which hand hurts? (C504) = 1 R is unable to use both hands  »

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C505
[IWER: Why didn't R complete the grip strength test?] (Select all that apply.)

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1 R felt it would not be safe
2 IWER felt it would not be safe
3 R refused
4 R tried but was unable to complete the test
5 R did not understand the instructions
6 R had surgery, injury or swelling on both hands in the past six months
7 Others


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C506
If others, please specify.

IF OTHERS, PLEASE SPECIFY.

If Which hand hurts? (C504) = 5 R is unable to use left hand or Before we begin, I'd like to make sure it is safe for you to do this test. Have you had any surgery within the last six months, or experienced any swelling, inflammation, severe pain, or injury in one or both hands that might prevent you from gripping? (C503) = 1 No apparent restriction  »

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C507
Now, I'm going to measure your RIGHT HAND. Please put your elbow onto your side and make a right angle around your elbow. Make sure the scale of the dynamometer is set to zero. Ready? Squeeze it now. (unit: Kg.) [IWER: R is asked to take off his/her ring or watch for safety.] FIRST READING

NOW, I'M GOING TO MEASURE YOUR RIGHT HAND. PLEASE PUT YOUR ELBOW ONTO YOUR SIDE AND MAKE A RIGHT ANGLE AROUND YOUR ELBOW. MAKE SURE THE SCALE OF THE DYNAMOMETER IS SET TO ZERO. READY? SQUEEZE IT NOW. (UNIT: KG.)

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C508
Now, I'm going to measure your RIGHT HAND again. Please set the scale of the dynamometer to zero, Squeeze it now. (unit: Kg.) SECOND READING

NOW, I'M GOING TO MEASURE YOUR RIGHT HAND AGAIN. PLEASE SET THE SCALE OF THE DYNAMOMETER TO ZERO, SQUEEZE IT NOW. (UNIT: KG.)

___________ SECOND READING

If Which hand hurts? (C504) = 3 R is unable to use right hand  »

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C509
Now, I'm going to measure your LEFT HAND, Please put your elbow onto your side and make a right angle around your elbow. Make sure the scale of the dynamometer is set to zero. Ready? Squeeze it now. (unit: Kg.) [IWER: R is asked to take off his/her ring or watch for safety.] FIRST READING

NOW, I'M GOING TO MEASURE YOUR LEFT HAND, PLEASE PUT YOUR ELBOW ONTO YOUR SIDE AND MAKE A RIGHT ANGLE AROUND YOUR ELBOW. MAKE SURE THE SCALE OF THE DYNAMOMETER IS SET TO ZERO. READY? SQUEEZE IT NOW. (UNIT: KG.)
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C510
Now, I'm going to measure your LEFT HAND again, Please set the scale of the dynamometer to zero. Squeeze it now. (unit: Kg.) SECOND READING

NOW, I'M GOING TO MEASURE YOUR LEFT HAND AGAIN, PLEASE SET THE SCALE OF THE DYNAMOMETER TO ZERO. SQUEEZE IT NOW. (UNIT: KG.) SECOND READING

If Which hand hurts? (C504) = 5 R is unable to use left hand or Which hand hurts? (C504) = 3 R is unable to use right hand  »

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C511
[IWER: What was R's position for this test?]

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1 standing
3 sitting
5 lying down


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C512
[IWER: Did R receive a support while performing this test?]

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1 Yes
5 No


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C513
[IWER: How much effort did R give to this measurement?]

[IWER: HOW MUCH EFFORT DID R GIVE TO THIS MEASUREMENT?]
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1 R gave full effort
2 R was prevented from giving full effort by illness, pain, symptoms or discomfort
3 R did not appear to give full effort without an obvious reason
4 R did not measure for a personal reason


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C551
[IWER: Section C5-GRIP STRENGTH cannot be done by a proxy respondent.]

[IWER: SECTION C5-GRIP STRENGTH CANNOT BE DONE BY A PROXY RESPONDENT.]
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