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STABLE Resource Toolkit

Resources to assist the clinician in the identification and management of bipolar disorder.

Center for Quality Assessment and Improvement in Mental Health (CQAIMH)


Bipolar Spectrum Diagnostic Scale
Ronald Pies, MD, & S. N. Ghaemi, MD
PsychiatricTimes.com

Geriatric Rating Scales
An annotated list with
 selected online scales including the
 Geriatric Depression Scale
by Brink & Yesavege

 

Geriatric Assessment Tools
Tools for assessing dementia and delirium, depression, activities of daily living, pain and more from the University of Iowa



"AssessmentPsychology.com - a veritable electronic treasure chest of clinical calculators and online assessment tools for health professionals."--Dementia Resources (2007) Interior Health Authority, British Columbia

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U.S. Office of National Drug Control Policy

University of Adelaide Library Guides:  Rating Scales

Special Topics

Obesity, Height and Weight

From Merck.com

Except for those who are extremely muscular, people whose weight is 20 percent or more over the midpoint of their weight range on a standard height-weight table are considered obese. Obesity may be classified as mild (20 to 40 percent overweight), moderate (41 to 100 percent overweight), or severe (more than 100 percent overweight). Obesity is severe in only 0.5 percent of obese people.

Metropolitan Life Standard Height-Weight Tables
with ideal weight calculators
compiled by Steven B. Halls, M.D.

Traditionally, obesity has been defined as a body weight of > 30% above ideal or desirable weight on standard height-weight tables. Now, it is usually defined in terms of the body mass index (BMI): weight (in kilograms) divided by the square of the height (in meters).

Body Measurements
with anthropometric reference data for children and adults in the U.S.
PDF Download
National Center for Health Statistics

For adults, a BMI of 25 or greater is overweight, and a BMI of 30 or greater is obese. | Calculate BMI Calculator - BMI


The International Classification of adult underweight, overweight and obesity according to BMI
World Health Organization
Global Database on Body Mass Index

Classification BMI(kg/m²)
  Principal cut-off points Additional cut-off points
Underweight <18.50 <18.50
     Severe thinness <16.00 <16.00
     Moderate thinness 16.00 - 16.99 16.00 - 16.99
     Mild thinness 17.00 - 18.49 17.00 - 18.49
Normal range 18.50 - 24.99 18.50 - 22.99
23.00 - 24.99
Overweight ≥25.00 ≥25.00
     Pre-obese 25.00 - 29.99 25.00 - 27.49
27.50 - 29.99
     Obese ≥30.00 ≥30.00
          Obese class I 30.00 - 34.99 30.00 - 32.49
32.50 - 34.99
          Obese class II 35.00 - 39.99 35.00 - 37.49
37.50 - 39.99
          Obese class III ≥40.00 ≥40.00

Source: Adapted from WHO, 1995, WHO, 2000 and WHO 2004.

International maps and country comparisons

BMI Obese Adults Global Map

BMI Obese Adults Global Map Legend

 

From The American Obesity Association

For children, The American Obesity Association uses the 85th percentile of BMI as a reference point for overweight and the 95th percentile for obesity.

These reference points are used because:

  • The 85th percentile corresponds to a BMI of 25, which is the overweight marker for adults.
  • The 95th percentile corresponds to a BMI of 30, which is the marker for obesity in adults.

FAQ | Fact Sheets | BMI Calculator | Childhood Obesity | Download Growth Charts
 

Abdominal Obesity and Cardiovascular Disease
INTERHEART Study - McMaster University, Canada
Waist size | Waist-Hip Ratio and Older Adults | Waist-Hip Ratio Calculator | Metabolic Syndrome
C-Reactive Protein, Heart Disease and Stroke
WebMD, AAAS, University of Maryland, AHA

Cardiac profile of a 61-year-old male in superior fitness
whitehouse.gov
The President's Medical Exam

USDA Nutrient Database | Nutritional Analysis
USDA | University of Illinois

The Glycemic Index Database
University of Sidney

Is Your Type 2 Diabetes under Control?
WebMD

Is Weight Loss Surgery Right for You?
WebMD

List of Vegetarians
with citations - Wikipedia


Health Statistics

WHO Country Health Comparisons - By Country | By Indicator
World Health Organization

More Country Health Comparisons
NationMaster.com


Senior Assessment

Clinical Dementia Rating | Administration | Scoring Rules | Online Scoring
Alzheimer's Disease Research Center
Washington University in St. Louis

Mortality in Older Adults

From Development and Validation of a Prognostic Index for 4-Year Mortality in Older Adults
Sei J. Lee, MD; Karla Lindquist, MS; Mark R. Segal, PhD; Kenneth E. Covinsky, MD, MPH
JAMA. 2006;295:801-808.

Download test | News article | See also Dr. Thomas Perls' Life Expectancy Calculator Calculator - Life Expectancy
 

Senior Safety

Assessing Your Driving Ability
A test to provide you with a general idea of your ability to operate a motor vehicle safely. Intended for Florida drivers, but can also be taken by drivers of other states.
University of Florida National Older Driver Research and Training Center

National Drivers Test
2008 GMAC Insurance National Drivers Test

Visual and Auditory Perception

Fitness to Drive and Cognition
A document of the Multi-Disciplinary Working Party on Acquired Neuropsychological Deficits and Fitness to Drive 1999
The British Psychological Society

Personality Assessment

Intellectual Functioning - IQ

  • IQ tests used by psychologists for clinical, educational and employment purposes are not available online.
  • Nonclinical tests which may be taken and scored online are available from the International High IQ Society.
  • Remember, nonclinical online IQ tests are not intended for clinical assessment, and should not be assumed to have the validity and reliability of tests used by psychologists for clinical, educational and employment purposes.
  • A Mensa Workout test is available online. To take the test and learn about American Mensa qualifying tests and test scores, as well as how to apply for membership, see Mensa.
  • For a list of IQ tests used by psychologists for gifted and special education placement, see test list.
  • For more information, please contact a qualified psychologist in your area. See APA's Psychologist Locator.

COMBI
The Center for Outcome Measurement in Brain Injury

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*The clinical tools and resources on this page are intended for use by health care professionals who are already familiar with the proper use and indications of the formulas on this site, These tools and resources may be used only with the understanding and acceptance that there may be errors or inaccuracies present, and that the creators of this site are not liable for any errors, inaccuracies or for the use or misuse of these tools and resources. Always consult a qualified health care professional before using any medical or clinical information obtained on this site.
 
 

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