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Table 4 Most Reported Outcomes and the most used Outcome Tools for the outcomes

From: Measuring post-discharge socioeconomic and quality of life outcomes in trauma patients: a scoping review

Outcome Tools
Quality of Life
(n = 425)
Short-Form 36/12/6 (SF-36/12/6) (n = 197);
Euro Quality of Life (EuroQoL: EQ-6D/5D/3D) (n = 66);
World Health Organization Quality of Life Assessment (WHOQOL-BREF) (n = 54);
Quality of Life after Brain Injury (QOLIBRI) (n = 43);
Burn Specific Health Scale-Brief (BSHS-B) (n = 18)
Return to Work
(n = 180)
Back to any work (Yes/No) (n = 145);
Sickness leave/Time off (n = 16);
Unemployment benefits (n = 6);
Staying at work for at least a month (n = 2);
Activities Component of EQ-5D (n = 2)
Social Support
(n = 63)
Support from family, friends, and neighbors (Yes/No) (n = 13);
Multidimensional Scale of Perceived Social Support (MSPSS) (n = 12);
Social Support Questionnaire (SSQ) (n = 7);
Social Provision Scale (SPS-12) (n = 5);
Interpersonal Support Evaluation List (ISEL) (n = 5)
Cost
(n = 52)
Direct costs: cost of treatment, medical costs, out-of-pocket expenditure, non-medical expenses such as transport, etc. (n = 20);
Medical costs: hospitalizations, drugs, treatment costs, consultations, etc. (n = 14);
Indirect: Loss of employment-number of days missed and average monthly income, etc. (n = 12);
Any out-of-pocket expenditures (n = 4)
Participation
(n = 41)
Craig Hospital Assessment and Reporting Technique (CHART) (n = 11);
Utrecht Scale for Evaluation of Rehabilitation-Participation (USER-Participation) (n = 5);
International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health Checklist (ICF) (n = 5);
Community Integration Questionnaire (CIQ) (n = 4);
WHO Disability Assessment Schedule (WHODAS II) (n = 2);
Community Integration Measure (CIM) (n = 2)
Community Integrationa
(n = 35)
Community Integration Questionnaire (CIQ) (n = 21);
Community Integration Measure (CIM) (n = 5);
Craig Handicap Assessment and Reporting Technique (CHART) (n = 4);
The Sydney Psychosocial Reintegration Scale (SPRS) (n = 2)
Life Satisfactiona
(n = 22)
Satisfaction with Life Scale (SWLS) (n = 9);
Life Satisfaction Questionnaire (LiSat) (n = 8);
Life Satisfaction Index (LSI) (n = 3)
Social Participationa
(n = 22)
Participation Assessment of Recombined Tools (n = 3);
Craig Handicap Assessment and Reporting Technique (CHART) (n = 2)
Health Statusa
(n = 12)
Short-Form 36 (SF-36) (n = 6);
Euro Quality of Life (EQ-5D) (n = 5)
Social Integrationa
(n = 7)
Craig Handicap Assessment and Reporting Technique (CHART) (n = 3)
  1. aRemaining tools only used once