Karnofsky scale KPS

♦ Normal; no complaints; no evidence of disease.

♦ Able to carry on normal activity; minor signs or symptoms of disease.

♦ Able to carry on normal activity with effort; some signs or symptoms of disease.

♦ Cares for self; unable to carry on normal activity or do active work.

♦ Requires occasional assistance but is able to care for most of own needs.

♦ Requires considerable assistance and frequent medical care.

♦ Disabled; requires special care and assistance.

♦ Severely disabled; hospitalization indicated although death not imminent.

♦ Very sick; hospitalization necessary; active supportive treatment necessary.

♦ Moribund; fatal processes progressing rapidly.

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