Measurement tools are instruments used by researchers and practitioners to aid in the assessment or evaluation of subjects, clients or patients. The instruments are used to measure or collect data on a variety of variables ranging from physical functioning to psychosocial wellbeing. Types of measurement tools include scales, indexes, surveys, interviews, and informal observations.
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Use the Table of Contents to the left as your guide. You may begin at any point. However, we recommend you start at "Paths to Information," proceed to "Scenarios," view the "Resource Table," then complete the "Summary" overview.