TableĀ 2

Lung transplant Valued Life Activities (LT-VLA) scale items

ObligatoryWalking outside, just to get around places you need to go on a regular basis (not including walking for exercise)
Taking care of basic needs, such as bathing, dressing or personal hygiene
Walking or getting around inside the home
Getting around the community by car or public transportation
CommittedWorking at a job for pay
Doing heavier housework, such as vacuuming, changing sheets or cleaning floors
Doing light housework, such as dusting or laundry
Preparing meals and cooking
DiscretionaryParticipating in physical recreational activities such as walking for exercise, jogging, swimming, dancing, playing golf or bowling
Travelling out of town
Going to social events, parties or celebrations
Participating in leisure activities outside the home, such as going to movies, restaurants, playing cards or bingo, or club meetings
Visiting friends or family members in their homes
Having friends or family members in your home
Participating in leisure activities in your home, such as reading, watching television or listening to music