These are single items only. Score No="0", Yes="1", Don't know=blank. You may code the names of the medications if you wish to track them, but they are mainly used to correct scoring, i.e., "hydrochlorothiazide" under cholesterol medications should be coded instead under hypertension medications.
We have not tested this scale in English.
This is the English translation of the Spanish scale. We have not tested this scale in English.
When conducting community-based studies, it is not always possible to do chart audits. This scale can be used to give some idea of the medication use of subjects in such studies.
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