Sensory impairments

Scope Notes: Includes blindness and visual impairments, hearing impairments, and impairments related to smell, taste, and touch. Term added August 2005
ICF I:
  • b2 SENSORY FUNCTIONS AND PAIN
  • b3 VOICE AND SPEECH FUNCTIONS
  • s2 THE EYE, EAR AND RELATED STRUCTURES
  • s3 STRUCTURES INVOLVED IN VOICE AND SPEECH
  • s7 STRUCTURES RELATED TO MOVEMENT
ICF III:
  • b210 Seeing functions
  • b230 Hearing functions
  • b250 Taste function
  • b255 Smell function
  • b265 Touch function
  • s210 Structure of eye socket
  • s220 Structure of eyeball
  • s240 Structure of external ear
  • s250 Structure of middle ear
  • s260 Structure of inner ear
  • s310 Structure of the nose s320 Structure of larynx
  • d115 Listening
  • d310 Communicating with - receiving - spoken messages
  • d320 Communicating with - receiving - formal sign language messages
  • d330 Speaking
  • d340 Producing messages in formal sign language
  • d360 Using communication devices and techniques
ICF IV:
  • b2100 Visual acuity functions
  • b2101 Visual field functions
  • b2102 Quality of vision
  • b2300 Sound detection
  • b2301 Sound discrimination
  • b2302 Localisation of sound source
  • b2303 Lateralization of sound
  • b2304 Speech discrimination
  • b3100 Production of voice
  • s2200 Conjunctiva, sclera, choroid, s2201 Cornea
  • s2202 Iris
  • s2203 Retina
  • s2204 Lens of eyeball
  • s2205 Vitreous body
  • s2500 Tympanic membrane
  • s2501 Eustachian canal
  • s2502 Ossicles
  • s2600 Cochlea
  • s2601 Vestibular labyrinth
  • s2602 Semicircular canals
  • s2603 Internal auditory meatus
  • s3100 External nose
  • s3101 Nasal septum
  • s3102 Nasal fossae
  • s3203 Tongue
  • s3300 Nasal pharynx
ICF V:
  • b21020 Light sensitivity
  • b21023 Visual picture quality
Changes:
8/29/05 added
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