Piper Fatigue Scale (PFS)
Please read directions carefully to assure accuracy: The information you submit in this survey is strictly
confidential. It is for your eyes only. In fact, no information
is retained by
the web site. (If you leave a page before getting your results
they will not be retrievable.)
When you have completed and submitted
the survey you will be shown the results. It will clearly indicate
the level of fatigue you are experiencing on a scale of 0 to 10
according to the Piper Scale (0 being no fatigue, and 10 being
the highest level).
Incidentally, the results of this survey provide a scientific way to measure
You may also want to use the results of this survey to help your physician
and your loved ones better understand the degree of your discomfort.
For each of the following questions, simply fill in the space
provided for the response which best describes the fatigue you
now or for today. Please make every effort to answer each question
to the best of your ability. If you are not experiencing fatigue
now or for today in a certain area, please do not respond to the question; simply leave it blank.