Table 1.

Child Health and Illness Profile, Adolescent Edition, Domains and Subdomains

Satisfaction: Perceived level of health and well being.
  1.  Satisfaction with health: overall perceptions of and beliefs about one's health
  2.  Self-esteem: self-concept
Discomfort: Specific physical and emotional sensations/feelings that interfere with comfort.
  1.  Physical discomfort: physical feelings and symptoms
  2.  Emotional discomfort: emotional feelings and symptoms
  3.  Limitations of activity:restrictions in age-appropriate activities and limitations in mobility
Resilience: States and behaviors known to protect individuals from subsequent illness or injury.
  1.  Physical activity: involvement in a variety of activities related to fitness
  2.  Interpersonal problem-solving: active approaches to solving a hypothetical problem
  3.  Home safety and health: aspects of the home that reduce/increase likelihood of harm
  4.  Family involvement: the amount and type of activities done as a family and family support available
Risks: States and behaviors that are known to heighten the likelihood of subsequent illness or injury.
  1.  Individual risks: activities that threaten individual development
  2.  Threats to achievement: negative behaviors that threaten to disrupt social development
  3.  Peer influences: involvement with peers who engage in risk behaviors
Achievement: Meeting expectations for developmentally appropriate role performance
  1.  Academic performance:school accomplishments
  2.  Work performance:work accomplishments
Disorders: Diagnostic entities including conditions/injuries/impairments.
  1.  Acute minor disorders: eg, colds, tonsillitis, sprains, etc
  2.  Acute major disorders: eg, pneumonia, broken bones, hepatitis, etc
  3.  Recurrent disorders: eg, ear infections, asthma, allergies, etc
  4.  Long-term medical disorders: eg, arthritis, diabetes, epilepsy, etc
  5.  Long-term surgical disorders: eg, scoliosis, vision problems, hearing problems, etc
  6.  Psychosocial disorders: eg, speech problem, eating problem, learning disability, etc