GS. Grip Strength

GS. Grip Strength Module of SHARE 2017

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GS700 Question Now I would like to assess the strength of your hand in a gripping exercise. 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 demonstrate it now.
GS701 Question will take two alternate measurements from your right and your left hand. Would you be willing to have your handgrip strength measured? WILLING TO HAVE HANDGRIP MEASURED
GS010 Question IWER:Why didn't R complete the grip strength test?{CodeAll}
GS011 Question IWER:Specify other reason
GS002 Question IWER:Record respondent status
GS003 Question INTERVIEWER STOP TEST.
GS004 Question Which is your dominant hand? IWER: Natural ambidexterity is the state of being born with equally adept in the use of both left and right hands, not adapted to.
GS705 Question IWER: Switch to recording booklet and follow instructions for grip strength measurement. Press 'continue' after the measurement. INTRODUCTION TO TEST
GS006 Question LEFT HAND, FIRST MEASUREMENT.
GS007 Question LEFT HAND, SECOND MEASUREMENT.
GS008 Question RIGHT HAND, FIRST MEASUREMENT.
GS009 Question RIGHT HAND, SECOND MEASUREMENT.
GS012 Question IWER:How much effort did R give to this measurement?
GS013 Question IWER:What was the R's position for this test?
GS014 Question IWER:Did R rest his/her arms on a support while performing this test?
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GS700

Now I would like to assess the strength of your hand in a gripping exercise. 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 demonstrate it now.

NOW I WOULD LIKE TO ASSESS THE STRENGTH OF YOUR HAND IN A GRIPPING EXERCISE. 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 DEMONSTRATE IT NOW.
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GS701

will take two alternate measurements from your right and your left hand. Would you be willing to have your handgrip strength measured? WILLING TO HAVE HANDGRIP MEASURED

WILL TAKE TWO ALTERNATE MEASUREMENTS FROM YOUR RIGHT AND YOUR LEFT HAND. WOULD YOU BE WILLING TO HAVE YOUR HANDGRIP STRENGTH MEASURED?
WILLING TO HAVE HANDGRIP MEASURED
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If GS001 != A1 »
 
   
 
GS010

IWER:Why didn't R complete the grip strength test?{CodeAll}

IWER:WHY DIDN'T R COMPLETE THE GRIP STRENGTH TEST?{CODEALL}
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If A97 includes GS010 »
 
     
   
GS011

IWER:Specify other reason

IWER:SPECIFY OTHER REASON
     
 
If GS001 = A1 »
 
     
   
GS002

IWER:Record respondent status

IWER:RECORD RESPONDENT STATUS
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If GS001 != A1 »
 
     
   
GS003

INTERVIEWER STOP TEST.

INTERVIEWER STOP TEST.
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If GS001 = A1 or IWER:Record respondent status = A1 Respondent has the use of both hands 2 Respondent is unable to use right hand 3 Respondent is unable to use left hand  »
 
     
   
GS004

Which is your dominant hand? IWER: Natural ambidexterity is the state of being born with equally adept in the use of both left and right hands, not adapted to.

WHICH IS YOUR DOMINANT HAND?
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GS705

IWER: Switch to recording booklet and follow instructions for grip strength measurement. Press 'continue' after the measurement. INTRODUCTION TO TEST

IWER:
SWITCH TO RECORDING BOOKLET AND FOLLOW INSTRUCTIONS FOR GRIP STRENGTH MEASUREMENT.
PRESS 'CONTINUE' AFTER THE MEASUREMENT.
INTRODUCTION TO TEST
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If IWER:Record respondent status = A1 Respondent has the use of both hands 2 Respondent is unable to use right hand 3 Respondent is unable to use left hand or IWER:Record respondent status = A2 »
 
     
   
GS006

LEFT HAND, FIRST MEASUREMENT.

LEFT HAND, FIRST MEASUREMENT.
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If IWER:Record respondent status = A1 Respondent has the use of both hands 2 Respondent is unable to use right hand 3 Respondent is unable to use left hand or IWER:Record respondent status = A3 »
 
     
   
GS008

RIGHT HAND, FIRST MEASUREMENT.

RIGHT HAND, FIRST MEASUREMENT.
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If IWER:Record respondent status = A1 Respondent has the use of both hands 2 Respondent is unable to use right hand 3 Respondent is unable to use left hand or IWER:Record respondent status = A2 »
 
     
   
GS007

LEFT HAND, SECOND MEASUREMENT.

LEFT HAND, SECOND MEASUREMENT.
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If IWER:Record respondent status = A2 or IWER:Record respondent status = A3 »
 
     
   
GS009

RIGHT HAND, SECOND MEASUREMENT.

RIGHT HAND, SECOND MEASUREMENT.
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GS012

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

IWER:HOW MUCH EFFORT DID R GIVE TO THIS MEASUREMENT?
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GS013

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

IWER:WHAT WAS THE R'S POSITION FOR THIS TEST?
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GS014

IWER:Did R rest his/her arms on a support while performing this test?

IWER:DID R REST HIS/HER ARMS ON A SUPPORT WHILE PERFORMING THIS TEST?
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GS700
Now I would like to assess the strength of your hand in a gripping exercise. 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 demonstrate it now.

NOW I WOULD LIKE TO ASSESS THE STRENGTH OF YOUR HAND IN A GRIPPING EXERCISE. 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 DEMONSTRATE IT NOW.
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GS701
will take two alternate measurements from your right and your left hand. Would you be willing to have your handgrip strength measured? WILLING TO HAVE HANDGRIP MEASURED

WILL TAKE TWO ALTERNATE MEASUREMENTS FROM YOUR RIGHT AND YOUR LEFT HAND. WOULD YOU BE WILLING TO HAVE YOUR HANDGRIP STRENGTH MEASURED?
WILLING TO HAVE HANDGRIP MEASURED
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1. R agrees to take measurement
2. R refuses to take measurement
3. R is unable to take measurement

If GS001 != A1 »

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GS010
IWER:Why didn't R complete the grip strength test?{CodeAll}

IWER:WHY DIDN'T R COMPLETE THE GRIP STRENGTH TEST?{CODEALL}
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1 R felt it would not be safe
2 IWER felt it would not be safe
3 R refused, no reason given
4 R tried but was unable to complete test
5 R did not understand the instructions
6 R had surgery, injury, swelling, etc
97 Other (Specify)


If A97 IN GS010 »

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GS011
IWER:Specify other reason

IWER:SPECIFY OTHER REASON

If GS001 = A1 »

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GS002
IWER:Record respondent status

IWER:RECORD RESPONDENT STATUS
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1 Respondent has the use of both hands
2 Respondent is unable to use right hand
3 Respondent is unable to use left hand


If GS001 != A1 »

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GS003
INTERVIEWER STOP TEST.

INTERVIEWER STOP TEST.
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1 Continue


If GS001 = A1 or IWER:Record respondent status (GS002) = A1 Respondent has the use of both hands 2 Respondent is unable to use right hand 3 Respondent is unable to use left hand  »

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GS004
Which is your dominant hand? IWER: Natural ambidexterity is the state of being born with equally adept in the use of both left and right hands, not adapted to.

WHICH IS YOUR DOMINANT HAND?
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1 Right hand
2 Left hand
3 Ambidexterity


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GS705
IWER: Switch to recording booklet and follow instructions for grip strength measurement. Press 'continue' after the measurement. INTRODUCTION TO TEST

IWER:
SWITCH TO RECORDING BOOKLET AND FOLLOW INSTRUCTIONS FOR GRIP STRENGTH MEASUREMENT.
PRESS 'CONTINUE' AFTER THE MEASUREMENT.
INTRODUCTION TO TEST
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1 Continue


If IWER:Record respondent status (GS002) = A1 Respondent has the use of both hands 2 Respondent is unable to use right hand 3 Respondent is unable to use left hand or IWER:Record respondent status (GS002) = A2 »

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GS006
LEFT HAND, FIRST MEASUREMENT.

LEFT HAND, FIRST MEASUREMENT.
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0..100

If IWER:Record respondent status (GS002) = A1 Respondent has the use of both hands 2 Respondent is unable to use right hand 3 Respondent is unable to use left hand or IWER:Record respondent status (GS002) = A3 »

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GS008
RIGHT HAND, FIRST MEASUREMENT.

RIGHT HAND, FIRST MEASUREMENT.
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0..100

If IWER:Record respondent status (GS002) = A1 Respondent has the use of both hands 2 Respondent is unable to use right hand 3 Respondent is unable to use left hand or IWER:Record respondent status (GS002) = A2 »

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GS007
LEFT HAND, SECOND MEASUREMENT.

LEFT HAND, SECOND MEASUREMENT.
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0..100

If IWER:Record respondent status (GS002) = A2 or IWER:Record respondent status (GS002) = A3 »

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GS009
RIGHT HAND, SECOND MEASUREMENT.

RIGHT HAND, SECOND MEASUREMENT.
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0..100

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GS012
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, or other symptoms or discomforts
3 R did not appear to give full effort, but no obvious reason for this


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GS013
IWER:What was the R's position for this test?

IWER:WHAT WAS THE R'S POSITION FOR THIS TEST?
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1 Standing
2 Sitting
3 Lying down


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GS014
IWER:Did R rest his/her arms on a support while performing this test?

IWER:DID R REST HIS/HER ARMS ON A SUPPORT WHILE PERFORMING THIS TEST?
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1 Yes
5 No


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