GS. Grip Strength

Module GS. Grip Strength of TILDA 2012

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GS001 Question asked of interviewer IWER: Was the participant willing to have [his/her] grip strength measured?
GS002 Question asked of interviewer IWER: Give details why grip strength test not attempted.
GS003 Question asked of interviewer IWER: Which is the dominant hand?
GS004 Question asked of interviewer IWER: Which hand was used in the test?
GS005 Question asked of interviewer IWER: DOMINANT HAND MEASUREMENT. SAY: 'ONE, TWO, THREE, SQUEEZE!' Enter the result to the nearest whole value (Kilogram).
GS006 Question asked of interviewer IWER: NON-DOMINANT HAND MEASUREMENT. SAY: 'ONE, TWO, THREE, SQUEEZE!' Enter the result to the nearest whole value (Kilogram).
GS007 Question asked of interviewer IWER: Record respondent's position.
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GS001

IWER: Was the participant willing to have [his/her] grip strength measured?

IWER: WAS THE PARTICIPANT WILLING TO HAVE [HIS/HER] GRIP STRENGTH MEASURED?
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GS002

IWER: Give details why grip strength test not attempted.

IWER: GIVE DETAILS WHY GRIP STRENGTH TEST NOT ATTEMPTED.
 
GS003

IWER: Which is the dominant hand?

IWER: WHICH IS THE DOMINANT HAND?
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GS004

IWER: Which hand was used in the test?

IWER: WHICH HAND WAS USED IN THE TEST?
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If IWER: Which hand was used in the test? = 1 Dominant hand used in test »
 
   
 
GS005

IWER: DOMINANT HAND MEASUREMENT. SAY: 'ONE, TWO, THREE, SQUEEZE!' Enter the result to the nearest whole value (Kilogram).

IWER: DOMINANT HAND MEASUREMENT. SAY: 'ONE, TWO, THREE, SQUEEZE!' ENTER THE RESULT TO THE NEAREST WHOLE VALUE (KILOGRAM).
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Else If IWER: Which hand was used in the test? = 2 Non-dominant hand used in test »
 
   
 
GS006

IWER: NON-DOMINANT HAND MEASUREMENT. SAY: 'ONE, TWO, THREE, SQUEEZE!' Enter the result to the nearest whole value (Kilogram).

IWER: NON-DOMINANT HAND MEASUREMENT. SAY: 'ONE, TWO, THREE, SQUEEZE!' ENTER THE RESULT TO THE NEAREST WHOLE VALUE (KILOGRAM).
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If IWER: Which hand was used in the test? != 3 Respondent is unable to use either hand »
 
   
 
GS007

IWER: Record respondent's position.

IWER: RECORD RESPONDENT'S POSITION.
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GS001
IWER: Was the participant willing to have [his/her] grip strength measured?

IWER: WAS THE PARTICIPANT WILLING TO HAVE [HIS/HER] GRIP STRENGTH MEASURED?
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1 Yes
5 No
3 Unable to take measurement


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GS002
IWER: Give details why grip strength test not attempted.

IWER: GIVE DETAILS WHY GRIP STRENGTH TEST NOT ATTEMPTED.

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GS003
IWER: Which is the dominant hand?

IWER: WHICH IS THE DOMINANT HAND?
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1 Right hand
2 Left hand
3 Neither / Either
98 Don't know
99 Refused


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GS004
IWER: Which hand was used in the test?

IWER: WHICH HAND WAS USED IN THE TEST?
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1 Dominant hand used in test
2 Non-dominant hand used in test
3 Respondent is unable to use either hand


If IWER: Which hand was used in the test? (GS004) = 1 Dominant hand used in test »

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GS005
IWER: DOMINANT HAND MEASUREMENT. SAY: 'ONE, TWO, THREE, SQUEEZE!' Enter the result to the nearest whole value (Kilogram).

IWER: DOMINANT HAND MEASUREMENT. SAY: 'ONE, TWO, THREE, SQUEEZE!' ENTER THE RESULT TO THE NEAREST WHOLE VALUE (KILOGRAM).
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Range: 0..100
-98 unable to record


Else If IWER: Which hand was used in the test? (GS004) = 2 Non-dominant hand used in test »

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GS006
IWER: NON-DOMINANT HAND MEASUREMENT. SAY: 'ONE, TWO, THREE, SQUEEZE!' Enter the result to the nearest whole value (Kilogram).

IWER: NON-DOMINANT HAND MEASUREMENT. SAY: 'ONE, TWO, THREE, SQUEEZE!' ENTER THE RESULT TO THE NEAREST WHOLE VALUE (KILOGRAM).
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Range: 0..100
-98 unable to record


If IWER: Which hand was used in the test? (GS004) != 3 Respondent is unable to use either hand »

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GS007
IWER: Record respondent's position.

IWER: RECORD RESPONDENT'S POSITION.
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1 Standing without arm support
2 Sitting without arm support
3 Standing with arm support
4 Sitting with arm support


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