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Table 3 The most common and important items in patients with Parkinson's disease according to Hoehn and Yahr stage using the preliminary 45 item questionnaire

From: Activities of daily living questionnaire from patients’ perspectives in Parkinson’s disease: a cross-sectional study

HY stage Number of items Most common items Most important items
1 1.29 ± 1.60 Getting up from the floor Exercise
   Sitting on the floor Walking outside
   Walking outside Grasping and releasing objects
2 11.31 ± 11.06 Dressing Walking outside
   Getting up from the floor Getting up from the floor
   Writing Using a spoon and chopsticks
2.5 20.30 ± 12.04 Getting up from the floor Walking outside
   Transferring objects Sitting on the floor
   Wearing shoes Getting up from the floor
3 24.18 ± 12.81 Getting up from the floor Walking outside
   Moving objects Taking the first step
   Taking the first step Getting in/out of bed
4–5 34.50 ± 7.52 Dressing Waking outside
   Getting in/out of a car Using the toilet
   Taking a bath/shower Getting in/out of bed
  1. HY Hoehn and Yahr