Assessment packages for the
Early Intervention Program

Please note: This page is for the use of Health Care Professionals Only.

Introductory Article
Perspectives In Pain – The risk of chronic pain and disability

Scales to Assess Mental Health
Zung Depression Scale
Zung Depression Scoring
Zung Anxiety Scale
PTSD Checklist
PTSD Checklist: Summary Score Sheet

Scale to Assess Function
Pain Disability Index
Normative Data for the Pain Disability Index

Scale to Assess Disability and Likelihood of Return to Work
Orebro Musculoskeletal Pain Questionnaire

Scales to Assess Fear and Avoidance
Fear Avoidance Questionaire
Normative Data for Fear Avoidance Questionnaire
Tampa Scale of Kinesiophobia
Normative Data for the Tampa Scale of Kinesiophobia

Scales to Assess for Substance Use
Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT)
Scoring for the Audit
Drug Use Questionnaire
Detailed Assessment of Substance Use

Tools to Assess Pain
Pain Drawing
*There is no evidence that data from pain drawing can be used
to assess psychological issues.
Visual Analogue Scale

Physical Examination Related Items
Waddell Signs
Fibromyalgia Tenderpoints to Examine for Widespread Tenderness:

From the Association of the American Family Physician
Treating Fibromyalgia

Identifying Patients At Risk of Developing Chronic Pain and Disability Acupressure

Reference Material
Bibliography: Psychometric Properties of the Scales in the ECPM Website
Details About the Audit
Details about the PTSD Checklist

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