Osteoarthritis and disability

KOOS is developed as an instrument osteoarthritis and disability assess the patients opinion about their knee and associated problems. FAOS was developed to assess the patients opinion about a variety of foot and ankle-related problems.

Specialist Ankle Foot Hallux Toes Surgery and Treatment in the UK. Online surveys for clinicians and patients. This survey asks for your view about your knee. This information will help us keep track of how you feel about your knee and how well you are able to do your usual activities. Answer every question by ticking the appropriate box.

If you are unsure about how to answer a question, please give the best answer you can. Do you have swelling in your knee? Do you feel grinding, hear clicking or any other type of noise when your knee moves? Does your knee catch or hang up when moving? Can you straighten your knee fully?

Can you bend your knee fully ? Stiffness is a sensation of restriction or slowness in the ease with which you move your knee joint. How severe is your knee joint stiffness after first wakening in the morning? How often do you experience knee pain? The following questions concern your physical function. By this we mean your ability to move around and to look after yourself. The following questions concern your physical function when being active on a higher level.