CS-PFP10 Tasks are ordered from low effort, to moderate effort, and ending with hard effort. The Continuous Scale Physical Functional Performance 10 tasks are illustrated in the order of administration. Low effort tasks are used to measure personal and in-home function.
CS-PFP10 Tasks – Low Effort
Carry Pot of Water
Joe selects the maximum weight he can carry from one counter to another.
The weight carried is one measure of his upper body strength.
The time it takes is a reflection of his balance.
Ethel is timed as she puts on and removes a jacket.
This task is one measure of her upper body flexibility.
Using an adjustable shelf, Joe places a sponge on the shelf and then removes it.
He can go up on his toes or lean on the wall.
This is one measure of Joe’s upper body flexibility.
The distance reached is adjusted for Joe’s height.