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Table 2 Rating reference guide for activity-related categories Code

From: Supporting the clinical use of the ICF in Japan – development of the Japanese version of the simple, intuitive descriptions for the ICF Generic-30 set, its operationalization through a rating reference guide, and interrater reliability study

code0: No problem1: Mild problem2: Moderate problem3: Severe problem4: Complete problem
d230
 Carrying out daily routineMay include:
- Doing by him/herself without any problems
May include:
- Doing by him/herself but being poor in planning activities
- Doing by him/herself, but not active in planning activities
May include:
- Doing partly with support for planning and doing daily activities
May include:
- Doing largely with support for planning and doing daily activities
May include:
- Doing completely with support
- Being impossible to do
d240
 Handling stress and other psychological demandsMay include:
- Doing by him/herself without any problems
May include:
- Doing by him/herself but requiring advice or encouragement from others to complete tasks
May include:
- Doing partly with support and/or instruction from others
May include:
- Doing largely with support and/or instruction from others
May include:
- Doing completely with support
- Being impossible to do
d410
 Changing basic body positionMay include:
- Doing by him/herself without any problems
May include:
- Doing by him/herself with the use of orthosis, canes and/or handrail
- Doing by him/herself with the supervision of others.
- Doing by him/herself with a feeling of difficulty
May include:
- Doing partly with support
May include:
- Doing largely with support
May include:
- Doing completely with support
- Being impossible to do
d415
 Maintaining a body positionMay include:
- Doing by him/herself without any problems
May include:
- Doing by him/herself with the use of orthosis, canes and/or handrail
- Doing by him/herself with the supervision of others.
- Doing by him/herself with a feeling of difficulty
May include:
- Doing partly with support
May include:
- Doing largely with support
May include:
- Doing completely with support
- Being impossible to do
d420
 Transferring oneselfMay include:
- Doing by him/herself without any problems
May include:
- Doing by him/herself with the use of orthosis, canes and/or handrail
- Doing by him/herself with the supervision of others.
- Doing by him/herself with a feeling of difficulty
May include:
- Doing partly with support
May include:
- Doing largely with support
May include:
- Doing completely with support
- Being impossible to do
d450I
 Walking
(indoors)
May include:
- Doing by him/herself without any problems
May include
- Doing by him/herself with the use of orthosis, canes and/or handrail
- Doing by him/herself with the supervision of others.
- Doing by him/herself with a feeling of difficulty
May include:
- Doing partly with support
May include:
- Doing largely with support
May include:
- Doing completely with support
- Being impossible to do
d450O
Walking  (outdoors and rough roads)May include:
- Doing by him/herself without any problems
May include
- Doing by him/herself with the use of orthosis, canes and/or handrail
- Doing by him/herself with the supervision of others.
- Doing by him/herself with a feeling of difficulty
May include:
- Doing partly with support
May include:
- Doing largely with support
May include:
- Doing completely with support
- Being impossible to do
d455
 Moving aroundMay include:
- Doing by him/herself without any problems
May include
- Doing by him/herself with the use of orthosis, canes and/or handrail
- Doing by him/herself with the supervision of others
- Doing by him/herself with a feeling of difficulty
May include:
- Doing partly with support
May include:
- Doing largely with support
May include:
- Doing completely with support
- Being impossible to do
d465
 Moving around using equipmentMay include:
- Doing by him/herself without any problems
May include:
- Doing by him/herself with the use of orthosis, canes and/or handrail
- Doing by him/herself with the supervision of others
- Doing by him/herself with a feeling of difficulty
May include:
- Doing partly with support
May include:
- Doing largely with support
May include:
- Doing completely with support
- Being impossible to do
d470
 Using transportationMay include:
- Doing by him/herself without any problems
May include:
- Doing by him/herself with the use of orthosis, canes and/or handrail
- Doing by him/herself with the use of elevator
- Doing by him/herself with the supervision of others.
- Doing by him/herself with a feeling of difficulty
May include:
- Doing partly with support
May include:
- Doing largely with support
May include:
- Doing completely with support
- Being impossible to do
d510
 Washing oneselfMay include:
- Doing by him/herself without any problems
May include:
- Doing by him/herself with the use of orthosis, canes and/or handrail
- Doing by him/herself with the supervision of others.
- Doing by him/herself with a feeling of difficulty
May include:
- Doing partly with support
May include:
- Doing largely with support
May include:
- Doing completely with support
- Being impossible to do
d520
 Caring for body partsMay include:
- Doing by him/herself without any problems
May include:
- Doing by him/herself with use of self-help devices
- Doing by him/herself with the supervision of others
- Doing by him/herself with a feeling of difficulty
May include:
- Doing partly with support
May include:
- Doing largely with support
May include:
- Doing completely with support
- Being impossible to do
d530
 ToiletingMay include:
- Doing by him/herself without any problems
May include:
- Doing by him/herself with use of orthosis, self-help devices and/or handrail
- Doing by him/herself with the supervision of others
- Doing by him/herself with a feeling of difficulty
May include:
- Doing partly with support
May include:
- Doing largely with support
May include:
- Doing completely with support
- Being impossible to do
d540
 DressingMay include:
- Doing by him/herself without any problems
May include:
- Doing by him/herself with use of orthosis and/or self-help devices
- Doing by him/herself with the supervision of others
- Doing by him/herself with limitations in wearable clothes
- Doing by him/herself with a feeling of difficulty
May include:
- Doing partly with support
May include:
- Doing largely with support
May include:
- Doing completely with support
- Being impossible to do
d550
 EatingMay include:
- Doing by him/herself without any problems
May include:
- Doing by him/herself with use of orthosis and/or self-help devices
- Doing by him/herself with the supervision of others
- Doing by him/herself with limitations in food textures
- Doing by him/herself with limitations in cutlery and/or tableware
- Doing by him/herself with a feeling of difficulty
May include:
- Doing partly with support
May include:
- Doing largely with support
May include:
- Doing completely with support
- Being impossible to do
d570
 Looking after one’s healthMay include:
- Doing by him/herself without any problems
May include:
- Doing by him/herself but requires advices or encouragement from others
- Doing by him/herself with a feeling of difficulty
May include:
- Doing partly with instructions from others
May include:
- Doing largely with instructions from others
May include:
- Doing completely with support
- Being impossible to do