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Table 2 Subarea items (self-care domain) in order of increasing difficulty

From: Functional capacity and assistance from the caregiver during daily activities in Brazilian children with cerebral palsy

  Mean SD ± Min. Max.
Food textures (%) 92.5 14.3 50 100
Nose care (%) 36.0 28.7 0 100
Management of bowel (%) 34.0 34.4 0 80
Toothbrushing (%) 32.0 20.9 0 60
Management of Bladder (%) 30.0 35.8 0 100
Use of drinking containers (%) 29.0 35.2 0 100
Use of utensils (%) 28.0 27.1 0 80
Handwashing (%) 27.0 33.3 0 100
Pullover/front-opening garments (%) 24.0 27.2 0 100
Pants (%) 21.0 21.0 0 60
Hairbrushing (%) 21.0 17.7 0 60
Washing body and face (%) 15.0 19.3 0 60
Shoes/socks (%) 11.0 15.2 0 40
Toileting tasks (%) 9.0 22.9 0 80
Fasteners (%) 9.0 15.2 0 40
  1. Legend: Results are presented in percentage.