Stephen M Haley

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Publications

  1. ncbi Development of a disease-specific disability instrument for Pompe disease
    Stephen M Haley
    Center for Rehabilitation Effectiveness, Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, 635 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215 1605, USA
    Pediatr Rehabil 6:77-84. 2003
  2. pmc Development of an instrument to measure behavioral health function for work disability: item pool construction and factor analysis
    Elizabeth E Marfeo
    Boston University School of Public Health, Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 94:1670-8. 2013
  3. pmc Conceptual foundation for measures of physical function and behavioral health function for Social Security work disability evaluation
    Elizabeth E Marfeo
    Boston University School of Public Health, Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 94:1645-1652.e2. 2013
  4. pmc Development of a computer-adaptive physical function instrument for Social Security Administration disability determination
    Pengsheng Ni
    Department of Health Policy and Management, The Health and Disability Research Institute, School of Public Health, Boston University Medical Campus, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 94:1661-9. 2013
  5. pmc Computerized adaptive testing for follow-up after discharge from inpatient rehabilitation: II. Participation outcomes
    Stephen M Haley
    Health and Disability Research Institute, School of Public Health, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118 2639, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:275-83. 2008
  6. pmc Computer adaptive test performance in children with and without disabilities: prospective field study of the PEDI-CAT
    Helene M Dumas
    Research Center, Franciscan Hospital for Children, Boston, MA 02135, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 34:393-401. 2012
  7. pmc Scale refinement and initial evaluation of a behavioral health function measurement tool for work disability evaluation
    Elizabeth E Marfeo
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118 2526, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 94:1679-86. 2013
  8. pmc Evaluation of an item bank for a computerized adaptive test of activity in children with cerebral palsy
    Stephen M Haley
    Health and Disability Research Institute, School of Public Health, Boston University, Medical Campus, 580 Harrison Ave, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA 02218, USA
    Phys Ther 89:589-600. 2009
  9. ncbi A physical performance measure for individuals with mucopolysaccharidosis type I
    Stephen M Haley
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215 2101, USA
    Dev Med Child Neurol 48:576-81. 2006
  10. doi Functional recovery in children and adolescents with spinal cord injury
    Ankita Choksi
    Department of Physical Therapy, MGH Institute of Health Professions, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatr Phys Ther 22:214-21. 2010

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Publications77

  1. ncbi Development of a disease-specific disability instrument for Pompe disease
    Stephen M Haley
    Center for Rehabilitation Effectiveness, Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, 635 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215 1605, USA
    Pediatr Rehabil 6:77-84. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to modify the Paediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory (PEDI) to create a Pompe disease-specific disability instrument for use in clinical trials and natural history studies...
  2. pmc Development of an instrument to measure behavioral health function for work disability: item pool construction and factor analysis
    Elizabeth E Marfeo
    Boston University School of Public Health, Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 94:1670-8. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Conceptual foundation for measures of physical function and behavioral health function for Social Security work disability evaluation
    Elizabeth E Marfeo
    Boston University School of Public Health, Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 94:1645-1652.e2. 2013
    ..The proposed measurement approaches show promise to comprehensively and systematically assess physical and behavioral health functioning relevant to work. ..
  4. pmc Development of a computer-adaptive physical function instrument for Social Security Administration disability determination
    Pengsheng Ni
    Department of Health Policy and Management, The Health and Disability Research Institute, School of Public Health, Boston University Medical Campus, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 94:1661-9. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc Computerized adaptive testing for follow-up after discharge from inpatient rehabilitation: II. Participation outcomes
    Stephen M Haley
    Health and Disability Research Institute, School of Public Health, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118 2639, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:275-83. 2008
    ..To measure participation outcomes with a computerized adaptive test (CAT) and compare CAT and traditional fixed-length surveys in terms of score agreement, respondent burden, discriminant validity, and responsiveness...
  6. pmc Computer adaptive test performance in children with and without disabilities: prospective field study of the PEDI-CAT
    Helene M Dumas
    Research Center, Franciscan Hospital for Children, Boston, MA 02135, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 34:393-401. 2012
    ..To examine the discriminant validity, test-retest reliability, administration time and acceptability of the pediatric evaluation of disability inventory computer adaptive test (PEDI-CAT)...
  7. pmc Scale refinement and initial evaluation of a behavioral health function measurement tool for work disability evaluation
    Elizabeth E Marfeo
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118 2526, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 94:1679-86. 2013
    ....
  8. pmc Evaluation of an item bank for a computerized adaptive test of activity in children with cerebral palsy
    Stephen M Haley
    Health and Disability Research Institute, School of Public Health, Boston University, Medical Campus, 580 Harrison Ave, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA 02218, USA
    Phys Ther 89:589-600. 2009
    ..Computerized adaptive testing (CAT) has the potential to efficiently administer items for children across wide age spans and functional levels...
  9. ncbi A physical performance measure for individuals with mucopolysaccharidosis type I
    Stephen M Haley
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215 2101, USA
    Dev Med Child Neurol 48:576-81. 2006
    ..Implications for using the MPS-PPM for monitoring physical performance changes during clinical interventions are discussed...
  10. doi Functional recovery in children and adolescents with spinal cord injury
    Ankita Choksi
    Department of Physical Therapy, MGH Institute of Health Professions, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatr Phys Ther 22:214-21. 2010
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  11. pmc Assessing self-care and social function using a computer adaptive testing version of the pediatric evaluation of disability inventory
    Wendy J Coster
    Department of Occupational Therapy and Rehabilitation Counseling, Boston University Sargent College, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:622-9. 2008
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  12. pmc Measuring global physical health in children with cerebral palsy: illustration of a multidimensional bi-factor model and computerized adaptive testing
    Stephen M Haley
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University School of Public Health, 580 Harrison Ave, Boston, MA, 02218, USA
    Qual Life Res 18:359-70. 2009
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  13. ncbi Refining the conceptual basis for rehabilitation outcome measurement: personal care and instrumental activities domain
    Wendy J Coster
    Research and Training Center on Measuring Rehabilitation Outcomes, Center for Rehabilitation Effectiveness, Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, 635 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Med Care 42:I62-72. 2004
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  14. pmc A functional difficulty and functional pain instrument for hip and knee osteoarthritis
    Alan M Jette
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston University, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 11:R107. 2009
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  15. pmc Linking the activity measure for post acute care and the quality of life outcomes in neurological disorders
    Stephen M Haley
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 92:S37-43. 2011
    ..To use item response theory (IRT) methods to link physical functioning items in the Activity Measure for Post Acute Care (AM-PAC) and the Quality of Life Outcomes in Neurological Disorders (Neuro-QOL)...
  16. ncbi Achieving a minimally important difference in physical function during pediatric inpatient rehabilitation
    Helene M Dumas
    Research Center for Children with Special Health Care Needs, Franciscan Hospital for Children, Boston, Massachusetts 02135, USA
    Int J Rehabil Res 31:257-60. 2008
    ..Identifying children who are most likely to make functional progress can help program administrators and clinicians set realistic functional goals and expectations for an episode of inpatient care...
  17. pmc Accuracy and precision of the Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory computer-adaptive tests (PEDI-CAT)
    Stephen M Haley
    Health and Disability Research Institute, School of Public Health, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Dev Med Child Neurol 53:1100-6. 2011
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  18. ncbi Computerized adaptive testing for follow-up after discharge from inpatient rehabilitation: I. Activity outcomes
    Stephen M Haley
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:1033-42. 2006
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  19. pmc Validity and reliability of physical functioning computer-adaptive tests for children with cerebral palsy
    Stephen M Haley
    ealth and Disability Research Institute, Boston University School of Public Health, 580 Harrison Avenue, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 30:71-5. 2010
    ..The Shriners Hospitals for Children CP-CAT battery includes upper-extremity skills, lower-extremity and mobility skills, activity, and global physical health...
  20. ncbi A computer adaptive testing approach for assessing physical functioning in children and adolescents
    Stephen M Haley
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Dev Med Child Neurol 47:113-20. 2005
    ..These results support further consideration of using CAT programs for accurate and efficient clinical assessments of physical functioning...
  21. pmc Replenishing a computerized adaptive test of patient-reported daily activity functioning
    Stephen M Haley
    Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Qual Life Res 18:461-71. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate 41 pretest items prior to including them into an operational CAT...
  22. ncbi Ventilator weaning outcomes in chronic respiratory failure in children
    Helene M Dumas
    Franciscan Hospital for Children, Boston, MA 02135, USA
    Int J Rehabil Res 30:171-4. 2007
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  23. ncbi Predictors of basic and instrumental activities of daily living performance in persons receiving rehabilitation services
    Wendy Coster
    Department of Occupational Therapy and Rehabilitation Counseling, Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:928-35. 2007
    ..To examine the relations among cognitive and emotional function and other patient impairment and demographic variables and the performance of daily activities...
  24. ncbi Outcomes of post-acute hospital episodes for young children requiring airway support
    Stephen M Haley
    Research Centre, Franciscan Hospital for Children, Boston, MA 02135, USA
    Dev Neurorehabil 10:241-7. 2007
    ..These outcomes data provide a multi-site baseline for understanding expected changes in airway support and home discharge rates of young children who are admitted to a post-acute inpatient program...
  25. doi Measuring physical function in children with airway support: a pilot study using computer adaptive testing
    Helene M Dumas
    Franciscan Hospital for Children, Research Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02135, USA
    Dev Neurorehabil 13:95-102. 2010
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  26. ncbi Validation of the Late-Life Function and Disability Instrument
    Stephen P Sayers
    Human Physiology Laboratory, Department of Health Sciences, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1554-9. 2004
    ..To assess the concurrent and predictive validity of the Late-Life Function and Disability Instrument (LLFDI)...
  27. ncbi Assessing mobility in children using a computer adaptive testing version of the pediatric evaluation of disability inventory
    Stephen M Haley
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:932-9. 2005
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  28. pmc Lessons from use of the Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory: where do we go from here?
    Stephen M Haley
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Pediatr Phys Ther 22:69-75. 2010
    ..The purpose of this article is to review the innovations, applications, and effect of the original Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory (PEDI) published in 1992 and to describe planned revisions...
  29. pmc An exploratory analysis of functional staging using an item response theory approach
    Wei Tao
    Health and Disability Research Institute, School of Public Health, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118 2639, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:1046-53. 2008
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  30. ncbi Blending activity and participation sub-domains of the ICF
    Alan M Jette
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University School of Public Health, 580 Harrison Avenue, 4th Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 29:1742-50. 2007
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  31. ncbi Prospective evaluation of the AM-PAC-CAT in outpatient rehabilitation settings
    Alan M Jette
    Health and Disability Research Institute, School of Public Health, Boston University, 580 Harrison Ave, 4th Floor, Boston, MA 02218, USA
    Phys Ther 87:385-98. 2007
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  32. ncbi Evaluating the planned substitution of the minimum data set-post acute care for use in the rehabilitation hospital prospective payment system
    Joan L Buchanan
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Med Care 42:155-63. 2004
    ..FIM trade mark is a trademark of the Uniform Data System for Medical Rehabilitation, a division of UB Foundation Activites, Inc...
  33. ncbi Measuring patient-reported outcomes after discharge from inpatient rehabilitation settings
    Wendy J Coster
    Department of Occupational Therapy and Rehabilitation Counseling, Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Rehabil Med 38:237-42. 2006
    ..To examine the sensitivity of the Short Form Activity Measure for Post-Acute Care (AM-PAC) in comparison to the Functional Independence Measure (FIM) across a 12-month period after discharge from rehabilitation hospital...
  34. pmc A computer-adaptive disability instrument for lower extremity osteoarthritis research demonstrated promising breadth, precision, and reliability
    Alan M Jette
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 62:807-15. 2009
    ..To develop and evaluate a prototype measure (OA-DISABILITY-CAT) for osteoarthritis research using item response theory (IRT) and computer-adaptive test (CAT) methodologies...
  35. ncbi Score comparability of short forms and computerized adaptive testing: Simulation study with the activity measure for post-acute care
    Stephen M Haley
    Research and Training Center on Measuring Rehabilitation Outcomes, Center for Rehabilitation Effectiveness, Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 85:661-6. 2004
    ..To compare simulated short-form and computerized adaptive testing (CAT) scores to scores obtained from complete item sets for each of the 3 domains of the Activity Measure for Post-Acute Care (AM-PAC)...
  36. ncbi Short-form activity measure for post-acute care
    Stephen M Haley
    Research and Training Center on Measuring Rehabilitation Outcomes, Center for Rehabilitation Effectiveness, Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 85:649-60. 2004
    ..To develop a comprehensive set of short forms using item response theory (IRT) and item pooling procedures for the purpose of monitoring postacute care functional recovery...
  37. pmc Development of a self-report physical function instrument for disability assessment: item pool construction and factor analysis
    Christine M McDonough
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, Boston University Medical Campus, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 94:1653-60. 2013
    ..These developmental steps represent initial outcomes of a broader project to develop instruments for the assessment of function within the context of Social Security Administration (SSA) disability programs...
  38. ncbi Computer adaptive testing improved accuracy and precision of scores over random item selection in a physical functioning item bank
    Stephen M Haley
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, 635 Commanwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:1174-82. 2006
    ..We calibrated a PF item bank via item response theory (IRT), administered items with a post hoc CAT design, and determined whether CAT would improve accuracy and precision of score estimates over random item selection...
  39. ncbi Measurement precision and efficiency of multidimensional computer adaptive testing of physical functioning using the pediatric evaluation of disability inventory
    Stephen M Haley
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:1223-9. 2006
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  40. doi Efficiency and sensitivity of multidimensional computerized adaptive testing of pediatric physical functioning
    Diane D Allen
    Health and Disability Research Institute, School of Public Health, Boston University, 580 Harrison Ave, 4th Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 30:479-84. 2008
    ..Using a series of empirical simulations, we assessed the efficiency and sensitivity of multidimensional CATs compared to a longer fixed-length test...
  41. ncbi Interpreting change scores of tests and measures used in physical therapy
    Stephen M Haley
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University, 53 Bay State Road, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Phys Ther 86:735-43. 2006
    ..These recommendations include a greater application of indexes that help interpret the meaning of clinically significant change to multiple clinical, research, consumer, and payer communities...
  42. ncbi Pediatric physical functioning reference curves
    Stephen M Haley
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Pediatr Neurol 31:333-41. 2004
    ..This physical functioning instrument could also be used to evaluate the impact of muscle weakness in other neuromuscular disorders...
  43. ncbi Development of an applied cognition scale to measure rehabilitation outcomes
    Wendy J Coster
    Center for Rehabilitation Effectiveness, Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 85:2030-5. 2004
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  44. doi Development and evaluation of a minimum data set for children with airway support for transfers between acute and post-acute care
    Jane E O'Brien
    Franciscan Hospital for Children, Boston, MA 02135, USA
    Dev Neurorehabil 12:158-63. 2009
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  45. ncbi Association of environmental factors with levels of home and community participation in an adult rehabilitation cohort
    Julie J Keysor
    Department of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training, Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:1566-75. 2006
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  46. ncbi Contemporary measurement techniques for rehabilitation outcomes assessment
    Alan M Jette
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University, 53 Bay State Road, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Rehabil Med 37:339-45. 2005
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  47. doi Achieving meaningful measurements of ICF concepts
    Alan M Jette
    Boston University s Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 30:963-9. 2008
    ..This paper reviews the strengths and weaknesses of two different approaches to assessing ICF concepts: coding versus quantitative scales. It illustrates the advantages of an alternative, integrative approach, called functional staging...
  48. pmc Analysis of the pediatric outcomes data collection instrument in ambulatory children with cerebral palsy using confirmatory factor analysis and item response theory methods
    Diane D Allen
    Health and Disability Research Institute, School of Public Health, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 28:192-8. 2008
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  49. ncbi Sensitivity of a computer adaptive assessment for measuring functional mobility changes in children enrolled in a community fitness programme
    Stephen M Haley
    Health and Disability Research Institute, 53 Bay State Road, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Clin Rehabil 20:616-22. 2006
    ..To examine the relative sensitivity to detect functional mobility changes with a full-length parent questionnaire compared with a computerized adaptive testing version of the questionnaire after a 16-week group fitness programme...
  50. pmc Adaptive short forms for outpatient rehabilitation outcome assessment
    Alan M Jette
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118 2639, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 87:842-52. 2008
    ..To develop outpatient Adaptive Short Forms for the Activity Measure for Post-Acute Care item bank for use in outpatient therapy settings...
  51. ncbi Agreement in functional assessment: graphic approaches to displaying respondent effects
    Stephen M Haley
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 85:747-55. 2006
    ..We compare proxy vs. patient report in both hospital and community settings as represented by intraclass correlation coefficients and two graphic approaches...
  52. pmc Creating a computer adaptive test version of the late-life function and disability instrument
    Alan M Jette
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:1246-56. 2008
    ..Herein, we report on the development of the CAT version of the Late-Life Function and Disability Instrument (Late-Life FDI) and evaluate its psychometric properties...
  53. doi A preliminary evaluation of the PEDI-CAT Mobility item bank for children using walking aids and wheelchairs
    Helene M Dumas
    Research Center for Children with Special Health Care Needs, Franciscan Hospital for Children, Boston, MA 02135, USA
    J Pediatr Rehabil Med 5:29-35. 2012
    ..To examine the discriminant validity and scoring patterns of the PEDI-CAT Mobility item bank for children who use a walking aid or wheelchair...
  54. ncbi Recovery of ambulation during inpatient rehabilitation: physical therapist prognosis for children and adolescents with traumatic brain injury
    Helene M Dumas
    Research Center for Children with Special Health Care Needs, Franciscan Children s Hospital and Rehabilitation Center, 30 Warren St, Boston, MA 02135, USA
    Phys Ther 84:232-42. 2004
    ..24 m on a flat, level surface following inpatient rehabilitation...
  55. doi Self-report measures of physical function for children with spinal cord injury: a review of current tools and an option for the future
    Helene M Dumas
    Franciscan Hospital for Children, Research Center, Boston, MA 02135, USA
    Dev Neurorehabil 12:113-8. 2009
    ..The purpose of this article is to provide paediatric rehabilitation providers with a review of self-report physical function outcome measures that have been used for children with spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  56. ncbi Weaning children from mechanical ventilation in a post-acute care setting
    Jane E O'Brien
    Franciscan Hospital for Children, Boston, MA, USA
    Pediatr Rehabil 9:365-72. 2006
    ..Future clinical studies are needed to validate the suggested approach to ventilator weaning and to determine whether or not the weaning algorithm results in beneficial patient outcomes...
  57. ncbi Activity outcome measurement for postacute care
    Stephen M Haley
    Research and Training Center on Measuring Rehabilitation Outcomes, Center for Rehabilitation Effectiveness, Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Med Care 42:I49-61. 2004
    ..It is critical to determine a common underlying structure before employing current methods of item equating across outcome instruments for future item banking and computer-adaptive testing applications...
  58. ncbi A fitness program for children with disabilities
    Maria A Fragala-Pinkham
    Research Center for Children with Special Health Care Needs, Franciscan Hospital for Children, 30 Warren St, Boston, MA 02135, USA
    Phys Ther 85:1182-200. 2005
    ..This case report describes a fitness program for children with disabilities and provides preliminary information about the safety and feasibility of the program...
  59. ncbi Assessing disability in older adults: the effects of asking questions with and without health attribution
    Nicole Dubuc
    Center for Rehabilitation Effectiveness, Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Rehabil Med 36:226-31. 2004
    ..To determine the effects of using questions with and without health attribution on scores derived from a self-report disability instrument...
  60. ncbi Pompe disease and physical disability
    Stephen M Haley
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Center for Rehabilitation Effectiveness, Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215 1605, USA
    Dev Med Child Neurol 45:618-23. 2003
    ..Implications of physical disability findings for individuals with Pompe disease are discussed...
  61. doi Group swimming and aquatic exercise programme for children with autism spectrum disorders: a pilot study
    Maria A Fragala-Pinkham
    Research Center for Children with Special Health Care Needs, Franciscan Hospital for Children, Boston, MA, USA
    Dev Neurorehabil 14:230-41. 2011
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of a 14-week aquatic exercise programme for children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD). Design: Non-randomized control trial...
  62. ncbi Bronchoscopy findings in children and young adults with tracheostomy due to congenital anomalies and neurological impairment
    Virginia S Kharasch
    Department of Pulmonology, Franciscan Hospital for Children, Boston, MA, USA Division of Respiratory Diseases, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Pediatr Rehabil Med 1:137-43. 2008
    ..These findings may be useful for rehabilitation clinicians in determining care needs for children with long-term tracheostomy...
  63. ncbi Evaluation of the nutrition counselling component of a fitness programme for children with disabilities
    Maria A Fragala-Pinkham
    Research Center for Children with Special Health Care Needs, Franciscan Hospital for Children, Boston, MA 02135, USA
    Pediatr Rehabil 9:378-88. 2006
    ..To describe and evaluate the nutrition counselling component of a fitness programme for children with disabilities...
  64. ncbi An assessment tool translation study
    Joan L Buchanan
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 24:45-60. 2003
    ..This article describes the translation efforts and some of the problems that led policymakers to abandon the effort...
  65. ncbi The emerging role of the pediatric physical therapist in evaluation and intervention for individuals with lysosomal storage diseases
    Stephen M Haley
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215 1605, USA
    Pediatr Phys Ther 17:128-39. 2005
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  66. ncbi Parental perceptions of oral health-related quality of life for children with special needs: impact of oral rehabilitation under general anesthesia
    Cristina Baens-Ferrer
    Franciscan Hospital for Children, Boston, Mass, USA
    Pediatr Dent 27:137-42. 2005
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  67. ncbi Head circumference and chronic positive pressure ventilation in children: a pilot study
    Virginia S Kharasch
    Pediatric Pulmonary Rehabilitation, Franciscan Hospital for Children, Boston, MA 02135, USA
    Childs Nerv Syst 21:986-90. 2005
    ..We examined the relationship between HC, peak levels of positive inspiratory pressure (PIP), and length of time on CPPV...
  68. ncbi Computer adaptive testing: a strategy for monitoring stroke rehabilitation across settings
    Patricia L Andres
    Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Top Stroke Rehabil 11:33-9. 2004
    ..We demonstrate the potential usefulness of a CAT assessment model with a cross-sectional sample of persons with stroke from multiple rehabilitation settings...
  69. ncbi Late Life Function and Disability Instrument: II. Development and evaluation of the function component
    Stephen M Haley
    Roybal Center for Enhancement of Late Life Function, Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 57:M217-22. 2002
    ..Current measures have been criticized, however, for conceptual confusion, lack of sensitivity to change, poor reproducibility, and inability to capture a wide range of upper and lower extremity functioning...
  70. ncbi Comparison of functional status tools used in post-acute care
    Alan M Jette
    Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, 635 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 24:13-24. 2003
    ..Limitations in existing assessment methodology has stimulated the development of more comprehensive outcome assessment systems specifically for monitoring the quality of services provided to PAC patients...
  71. ncbi Late life function and disability instrument: I. Development and evaluation of the disability component
    Alan M Jette
    Roybal Center for Enhancement of Late Life Function, Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 57:M209-16. 2002
    ..More conceptually sound and responsive measures of disability are needed...
  72. ncbi Functional recovery in pediatric traumatic brain injury during inpatient rehabilitation
    Helene M Dumas
    Research Center for Children with Special Health Care Needs, Franciscan Children s Hospital and Rehabilitation Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02135 3680, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 81:661-9. 2002
    ....
  73. ncbi Measuring functional change in children with acquired brain injury (ABI): comparison of generic and ABI-specific scales using the Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory (PEDI)
    Dhari H Kothari
    VA Rehabilitation Research and Development Center, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Phys Ther 83:776-85. 2003
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  74. ncbi Establishing minimal clinically important differences for scores on the pediatric evaluation of disability inventory for inpatient rehabilitation
    Lakshmi V Iyer
    Warbasse Nursery School, Brooklyn, NY, USA
    Phys Ther 83:888-98. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify the smallest change in PEDI scores during inpatient rehabilitation that was considered to be a minimal clinically important difference (MCID) by physical therapists and other clinicians...
  75. ncbi Evaluation of a community-based group fitness program for children with disabilities
    Maria A Fragala-Pinkham
    Research Center for Children With Special Needs, Franciscan Hospital for Children, Brighton, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatr Phys Ther 18:159-67. 2006
    ..This study examined the feasibility, safety, and effectiveness of a community-based group fitness program for children with disabilities...
  76. ncbi Measuring physical function in patients with complex medical and postsurgical conditions: a computer adaptive approach
    Hilary Siebens
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 84:741-8. 2005
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  77. pmc Measuring physical functioning in children with spinal impairments with computerized adaptive testing
    M J Mulcahey
    Shriners Hospitals for Children, Philadelphia Hospital, 3551 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 28:330-5. 2008
    ..Computerized adaptive testing uses a computer interface to administer the most optimal items based on previous responses, reducing the number of items needed to obtain a scoring estimate...