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Synonyms for scale
to move upward on or along
Synonyms for scale
an ordered reference standard
the ratio between the size of something and a representation of it
a specialized leaf or bract that protects a bud or catkin
a thin flake of dead epidermis shed from the surface of the skin
(music) a series of notes differing in pitch according to a specific scheme (usually within an octave)
a measuring instrument for weighing
an indicator having a graduated sequence of marks
a metal sheathing of uniform thickness (such as the shield attached to an artillery piece to protect the gunners)
a flattened rigid plate forming part of the body covering of many animals
measure by or as if by a scale
pattern, make, regulate, set, measure, or estimate according to some rate or standard
take by attacking with scaling ladders
reach the highest point of
climb up by means of a ladder
measure with or as if with scales
size or measure according to a scale
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Evidence for the limited validity of the Global Assessment of Functioning Scale
The Global Assessment of Functioning scale
(GAF) is one of the most widely used measures of impairment and functioning in clinical and research settings (Basco, Krebaum, & Rush, 1997).
Follow-up at 1 year and at 18 months found significant improvements in scores on the Hamilton Depression scale, the Montgomery-Asburg Depression Rating Scale, and the Global Assessment of Functioning scale
, compared with baseline.
Across both self-reported measures (the Zung Self-Rating Scale for Depression and the Outcome Questionnaire) and clinician-rated measures (the Global Assessment of Functioning Scale
and the Hamilton Rating Scale for Depression), the average effect size between the PPT and TAU groups was 0.
Quantitative measures for all study participants included the Modified Global Assessment of Functioning Scale
and the Purposeful Productive Activity and Quality of Life Scale.