MSProDiscussTM: MS Progression Discussion Tool

This questionnaire asks you (the patient’s clinician) about the symptoms and impacts experienced by the patient in the past 6 months, to support your discussion regarding patient progression to SPMS.
Please select the options to indicate your response.

Age
EDSS
  • 0
  • 0.5
  • 1
  • 1.5
  • 2
  • 2.5
  • 3
  • 3.5
  • 4
  • 4.5
  • 5
  • 5.5
  • 6
  • 6.5
  • 7
  • 7.5
  • 8
  • 8.5
  • 9
  • 9.5
  • 10
Has the patient experienced any relapses in the past six months?
How many
relapses?
Recovery from most recent relapse
Has an MRI been performed in the past six months?
 
Signs of new activity

e.g. new or enlarging T2 lesions and/or T1-Gd enhancing lesions or
increased brain volume.



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INFO: The MS Progression Discussion Tool is a clinician-completed tool for use by healthcare professionals in clinical practice to educate and sensitize about the risk of progressing from RRMS to SPMS and facilitate physician-patient interaction. This tool is for educational and discussion purposes only. The tool uses information from patient symptoms and impacts experienced in the past 6 months to generate a traffic light system that complements physician discussion regarding patient progression to SPMS. It was developed based on qualitative research with clinicians and patients and empirical assessments of real-world evidence. It has been pilot-tested and validated with clinicians in the real world.

This tool does not provide medical advice, diagnosis, prediction, prognosis, or treatment. The tool and its content are being provided for general information purposes only. Any medical advice, diagnosis or treatment should be made by the appropriate healthcare professional. The development of this tool has been funded by Novartis Pharma.
References: Simsek D et al. Poster P241 ECTRIMS 2015; Ziemssen T et al. Poster P2.156 AAN 2016; Piani Meier D et al. Poster EP1401 ECTRIMS 2017

Disclaimer

This tool does not provide medical advice, diagnosis, prediction, prognosis, or treatment. The tool and its content are being provided for general information purposes only. Any medical advice, diagnosis or treatment should be made by the appropriate healthcare professional.

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