DISABILITIES OF THE ARM, SHOULDER AND HAND (DASH)

Following ACL injury it is important to identify clients who can succeed without surgery if that is their desire. 

Background

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Background Info

DASH

Symptoms

Please rate your ability to do the following activities in the last week by circling the number below the appropriate response.

1. Open a tight or new jar.

2. Write.

3. Turn a key.

4. Prepare a meal.

5. Push open a heavy door.

6. Place an object on a shelf above your head.

Prevents me from all sports activity

Affects sports activity severly

Affects sports activity moderately

Affects sports activity slightly

Have, but does not affect my sports activity

Never have

7. Do heavy household chores (e.g, wash walls, floors etc.)

Function

How does your knee affect your ability to: (check one answer on each line)

Run straight ahead

Jump and land on your involved leg

Stop and start quickly

Cut and pivot on your involved leg

Not difficult at all

Minimally difficult

Somewhat difficult

Fairly difficult

Very difficult

Unable to do