American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Standardized Shoulder Assessment Form (ASES), Patient Self-Report Section
What it measures:
The patient self-report section of the ASES is an instrument used to assess activities of daily living in all patients with shoulder dysfunction, regardless of diagnosis. It is a standardized form for the assessment of shoulder function.
Individuals with musculoskeletal shoulder pathologies
Recommended by the hand therapy section of APTA, and the Clinical Practice Guideline in JOSPT for Shoulder Pain and Mobility Deficits: Adhesive Capsulitis.
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