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Words to Watch

From the National Patient Safety Foundation

Community Resources

Pediatric Oncology Resources

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Lansky Scale

Similar to the Karnofsky tool, helps to determine functional status in patients less than 16 years of age

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NCCN Distress Screen

From the National Comprehensive Cancer Network; tests the level of distress in cancer patients

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Oncology Patient Communication Tools

Post-Discharge-Tool.pdf

Post-Discharge Tool

Developed by the National Patient Safety Foundation for the clinician while communicating discharge instructions to the patient

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SLUMS Cognitive Assessment

Tool designed to look for the presence of cognitive deficits and changes in cognition over time

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Karnofsky Performance Scale Index

The Karnofsky Performance Scale Index allows patients to be classified as to their functional impairment. This can be used to compare effectiveness of different therapies and to assess the prognosis in individual patients. The lower the Karnofsky score, the worse the survival for most serious illnesses.

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Lawton Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADL) Scale

The Lawton Instrumental Activities of Daily Living Scale tool plus description and instructions

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Health Literacy—REALM-SF

Quick assessment of adult patient health literacy

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