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ready International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF)

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The International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health, known more commonly as ICF, is a classification of health and health-related domains. As the functioning and disability of an individual occurs in a context, ICF also includes a list of environmental factors. ICF is the WHO framework for measuring health and disability at both individual and population levels. ICF was officially endorsed by all 191 WHO Member States in the Fifty-fourth World Health Assembly on 22 May 2001(resolution WHA 54.21) as the international standard to describe and measure health and disability.


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How to cite this record ICF; International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF); DOI:; Last edited: Nov. 28, 2019, 4:10 p.m.; Last accessed: Jan 20 2021 4:56 p.m.

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