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Medical Term:

Zubrod scale

Pronunciation: zub'rod


a 5-point scale similar to the 10-point Karnofsky scale; both measure the performance status of a patient's ambulatory nature, from normal activity to total dependence on others for care.

See Also: Karnofsky scale

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