ALAN MAURICE JETTE

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint 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
  2. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation medicine summit: building research capacity (executive summary)
    Walter R Frontera
    Harvard Medical School Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Am J Speech Lang Pathol 15:3-14. 2006
  3. pmc Reliability, validity and administrative burden of the community reintegration of injured service members computer adaptive test (CRIS-CAT)"
    Linda Resnik
    Providence VA Medical Center, Providence, RI 02908, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:145. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Development and initial evaluation of the spinal cord injury-functional index
    Alan M Jette
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:1733-50. 2012
  5. pmc Evaluation of patient and proxy responses on the activity measure for postacute care
    Alan M Jette
    Boston University Medical Campus, School of Public Health, Health and Disability Research Institute, 715 Albany Street, T5W, Boston, MA 02118 2526, USA
    Stroke 43:824-9. 2012
  6. pmc Evaluation of the late life disability instrument in the Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders Pilot (LIFE-P) study
    Fang Chi Hsu
    Department of Biostatistical Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:115. 2010
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. ncbi request reprint Beyond function: predicting participation in a rehabilitation cohort
    Alan M Jette
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:2087-94. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint 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

Detail Information

Publications66

  1. doi request reprint 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...
  2. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation medicine summit: building research capacity (executive summary)
    Walter R Frontera
    Harvard Medical School Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Am J Speech Lang Pathol 15:3-14. 2006
    ..The small group discussions and plenary sessions generated an array of problems, possible solutions, and recommended actions. A postsummit, multiorganizational initiative is called for to pursue the agendas outlined in this report...
  3. pmc Reliability, validity and administrative burden of the community reintegration of injured service members computer adaptive test (CRIS-CAT)"
    Linda Resnik
    Providence VA Medical Center, Providence, RI 02908, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:145. 2012
    ..The CRIS-CAT was developed using item response theory methods. The purposes of this study were to assess the reliability, concurrent, known group and predictive validity and respondent burden of the CRIS-CAT...
  4. doi request reprint Development and initial evaluation of the spinal cord injury-functional index
    Alan M Jette
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:1733-50. 2012
    ..To describe the calibration of the Spinal Cord Injury-Functional Index (SCI-FI) and report on the initial psychometric evaluation of the SCI-FI scales in each content domain...
  5. pmc Evaluation of patient and proxy responses on the activity measure for postacute care
    Alan M Jette
    Boston University Medical Campus, School of Public Health, Health and Disability Research Institute, 715 Albany Street, T5W, Boston, MA 02118 2526, USA
    Stroke 43:824-9. 2012
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  6. pmc Evaluation of the late life disability instrument in the Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders Pilot (LIFE-P) study
    Fang Chi Hsu
    Department of Biostatistical Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:115. 2010
    ..In this paper we examine the measurement properties of the LLDI using data from the Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders Pilot (LIFE-P) study...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. ncbi request reprint Beyond function: predicting participation in a rehabilitation cohort
    Alan M Jette
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:2087-94. 2005
    ..To monitor participation in a rehabilitation cohort and to identify determinants of change during a 12-month period posthospitalization following the onset of one of several major disabling conditions...
  10. ncbi request reprint 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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  11. ncbi request reprint Physical therapy treatment choices for musculoskeletal impairments
    A M Jette
    Sargent College of Allied Health Professions, Boston University, MA 02215, USA
    Phys Ther 77:145-54. 1997
    ..The primary goal of this investigation was to describe outpatient physical therapy treatments provided to patients with lumbar, cervical, or knee impairments...
  12. ncbi request reprint 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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  13. doi request reprint 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...
  14. ncbi request reprint Interpreting rehabilitation outcome measurements
    Alan M Jette
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University School of Public Health, 580 Harrison Ave, 4th Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Rehabil Med 39:585-90. 2007
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  15. ncbi request reprint 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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  16. 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
    ....
  17. pmc Uses of evidence in disability outcomes and effectiveness research
    Alan M Jette
    Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, 635 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Milbank Q 80:325-45. 2002
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  18. ncbi request reprint Toward a common language for function, disability, and health
    Alan M Jette
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University, 53 Bay State Road, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Phys Ther 86:726-34. 2006
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  19. ncbi request reprint Are the ICF Activity and Participation dimensions distinct?
    Alan M Jette
    Roybal Center for Enhancement of Late Life Function, Center for Rehabilitation Effectiveness, Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Rehabil Med 35:145-9. 2003
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint 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...
  21. ncbi request reprint Assessing disability in studies on physical activity
    Alan M Jette
    Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:122-8. 2003
    ..Priorities for future research that move the field forward in both of these areas are discussed...
  22. ncbi request reprint 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...
  23. pmc Exercise--it's never too late: the strong-for-life program
    A M Jette
    Sargent College, Boston University, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Public Health 89:66-72. 1999
    ..This investigation determined whether an in-home resistance training program achieved health benefits in older adults with disabilities...
  24. ncbi request reprint Interrelationships among disablement concepts
    A M Jette
    Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 53:M395-404. 1998
    ..Understanding interrelationships among disablement concepts is critical to the design of future disability treatment and prevention interventions...
  25. ncbi request reprint Home-based resistance training: predictors of participation and adherence
    A M Jette
    Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston, University, MA 02215, USA
    Gerontologist 38:412-21. 1998
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  26. pmc Are features of the neighborhood environment associated with disability in older adults?
    Daniel K White
    Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 32:639-45. 2010
    ..To explore the association of features of a person's neighborhood environment with disability in daily activities...
  27. ncbi request reprint 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)...
  28. doi request reprint Computer and internet use by persons after traumatic spinal cord injury
    Naomi Goodman
    Department of Public Health, Boston University, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:1492-8. 2008
    ..To determine whether computer and internet use by persons post spinal cord injury (SCI) is sufficiently prevalent and broad-based to consider using this technology as a long-term treatment modality for patients who have sustained SCI...
  29. doi request reprint Performance-based or self-report measures of physical function: which should be used in clinical trials of hip fracture patients?
    Nancy K Latham
    Health and Disability Research Unit, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118 2639, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:2146-55. 2008
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  30. ncbi request reprint 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...
  31. ncbi request reprint 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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  32. pmc Community environmental factors are associated with disability in older adults with functional limitations: the MOST study
    Julie J Keysor
    Department of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training, College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, MA 02215, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:393-9. 2010
    ....
  33. 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...
  34. pmc Did the 1997 balanced budget act reduce use of physical and occupational therapy services?
    Nancy K Latham
    Health and Disability Research Institute, School of Public Health, Boston University, Boston, MA 02118 2639, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:807-14. 2008
    ..To investigate whether use of physical therapy (PT) and occupational therapy (OT) services decreased after the passage of the 1997 Balanced Budget Act (BBA)...
  35. pmc The contribution of osteoarthritis to functional limitations and disability
    Christine M McDonough
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University School of Public Health, MA 02118, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 26:387-99. 2010
    ..Future disablement research must clarify the causal mechanisms behind a potential risk factor's impact on disability and delineate the interplay between and among the various hypothesized steps in the disablement process...
  36. 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...
  37. ncbi request reprint 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...
  38. ncbi request reprint 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...
  39. ncbi request reprint 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...
  40. ncbi request reprint Knowledge dissemination and utilization in gerontology: an organizing framework
    Marianne Farkas
    Roybal Center for the Enhancement of Late Life Functioning, Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Scences, Boston University, MA 02215, USA
    Gerontologist 43:47-56. 2003
    ..This article describes a conceptual framework for the dissemination and utilization of information, along with examples of its use by the Boston University Roybal Center for Enhancement of Late Life Function...
  41. ncbi request reprint 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...
  42. ncbi request reprint 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...
  43. pmc Outcome measurement for COPD: reliability and validity of the Dyspnea Management Questionnaire
    Anna Norweg
    Boston University School of Public Health s Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Respir Med 105:442-53. 2011
    ..The research objectives were to evaluate the reliability and validity of an expanded DMQ item pool, as a preliminary step for developing a computer adaptive test...
  44. 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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  45. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation Medicine Summit: Building Research Capacity--executive summary
    Walter R Frontera
    Harvard Medical School Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Phys Ther 86:285-98; discussion 299-300. 2006
    ..The small-group discussions and plenary sessions generated an array of problems, possible solutions, and recommended actions. A post-Summit, multi-organizational initiative is called to pursue the agendas outlined in this report...
  46. doi request reprint Building a research program in rehabilitation sciences, Part II: case studies: University of Texas Medical Branch, Boston University, University of Pittsburgh, and University of Washington
    Leighton Chan
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 88:667-78. 2009
    ..Most importantly, it is crucial to have the support of the dean, academic institution, and medical center. This seems to be a prerequisite for success in this area...
  47. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation Medicine Summit: Building Research Capacity: executive summary
    Walter R Frontera
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, 125 Nashua Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Am J Occup Ther 60:165-76. 2006
    ..The small group discussions and plenary sessions generated an array of problems, possible solutions, and recommended actions. A post-Summit, multi-organizational initiative is called to pursue the agendas outlined in this report...
  48. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation Medicine Summit: Building Research Capacity--executive summary
    Walter R Frontera
    Harvard Medical School Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Assist Technol 18:2-14. 2006
    ..The "Rehabilitation Medicine Summit: Building Research Capacity" was conceptualized as a way of fashioning a long-term plan to foster the required developments...
  49. ncbi request reprint Disability models: implications for arthritis exercise and physical activity interventions
    Alan M Jette
    Department of Rehabilitative Science, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 49:114-20. 2003
  50. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation Medicine Summit: building research capacity
    Walter R Frontera
    Harvard Medical School Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, 125 Nashua Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 84:913-7. 2005
    ..The small group discussions and plenary sessions generated an array of problems, possible solutions, and recommended actions. A post-Summit, multi-organizational initiative is called for to pursue the agendas outlined in this report...
  51. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation medicine summit: building research capacity. Executive summary
    Walter R Frontera
    Harvard Medical School Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:148-52. 2006
    ..Small group discussions and plenary sessions generated an array of problems, possible solutions, and recommended actions. A post-Summit, multiorganizational initiative is called for to pursue the agendas outlined in this report...
  52. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation medicine summit: building research capacity
    Walter R Frontera
    Harvard Medical School Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 28:71-5. 2006
  53. ncbi request reprint The post-stroke rehabilitation outcomes project
    Alan M Jette
    Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:S124-S125. 2005
    ..Although providing valuable insights, one has to be extremely cautious in drawing direct practice recommendations from the PSROP given several internal validity threats inherent in the PSROP design...
  54. pmc Rehabilitation Medicine Summit: building research capacity
    Walter R Frontera
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Spinal Cord Med 29:70-81. 2006
    ..The small group discussions and plenary sessions generated an array of problems, possible solutions, and recommended actions. A post-Summit, multi-organizational initiative is called to pursue the agendas outlined in this report...
  55. pmc Adverse events associated with testosterone administration
    Shehzad Basaria
    Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Nutrition, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    N Engl J Med 363:109-22. 2010
    ..Testosterone supplementation has been shown to increase muscle mass and strength in healthy older men. The safety and efficacy of testosterone treatment in older men who have limitations in mobility have not been studied...
  56. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation medicine summit: building research capacity
    Walter R Frontera
    Harvard Medical School Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Top Stroke Rehabil 12:68-80. 2005
    ..The small group discussions and plenary sessions generated an array of problems, possible solutions, and recommended actions. A post-Summit, multi-organizational initiative is called to pursue the agendas outlined in this report...
  57. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation medicine summit: building research capacity
    Walter R Frontera
    Harvard Medical School Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 21:1-7. 2006
    ..The small group discussions and plenary sessions generated an array of problems, possible solutions, and recommended actions. A post-Summit, multiorganizational initiative is called to pursue the agendas outlined in this article...
  58. pmc Use of physical and occupational therapy by Medicare beneficiaries within five conditions: 1994-2001
    Long Ngo
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 88:308-21. 2009
    ..To examine the use of physical therapy and occupational therapy among Medicare beneficiaries nationwide before and after the 1997 Balanced Budget Act, which introduced prospective payment for rehabilitation services...
  59. ncbi request reprint The changing language of disablement
    Alan M Jette
    Phys Ther 85:118-9. 2005
  60. ncbi request reprint The peril of inadequate evidence
    Alan M Jette
    Phys Ther 85:302-3. 2005
  61. ncbi request reprint Development and initial psychometric evaluation of the participation measure for post-acute care (PM-PAC)
    Barbara Gandek
    All correspondence and requests for reprints should be addressed to Barbara Gandek, MS, Health Assessment Lab, 275 Wyman Street, Suite 120, Waltham, MA 02451, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 86:57-71. 2007
    ..To evaluate a patient-reported participation measure constructed within the framework of the International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health...
  62. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation Medicine Summit: Building Research Capacity-Executive Summary
    Walter R Frontera
    J Rehabil Res Dev 42:x-xxiii. 2005
    ..The small group discussions and plenary sessions generated an array of problems, possible solutions, and recommended actions. A post-Summit, multiorganizational initiative is called to pursue the agendas outlined in this report...
  63. ncbi request reprint The effects of strength training on memory in older adults
    Margie E Lachman
    Department of Psychology, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454, USA
    J Aging Phys Act 14:59-73. 2006
    ..The results suggest that strength training can benefit memory among older adults, especially when using higher resistance levels...
  64. ncbi request reprint Without scientific integrity, there can be no evidence base
    Alan M Jette
    Phys Ther 85:1122-3. 2005
  65. ncbi request reprint Research capacity building: a true action agenda
    Alan M Jette
    Phys Ther 85:622-3. 2005
  66. ncbi request reprint A valuable and timely analysis of research publications in 4 premiere physical therapy journals
    Alan M Jette
    Phys Ther 83:131-2; discussion 133. 2003

Research Grants7

  1. Innovative Methods for Function and Disability Assessment
    Alan Jette; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The public health research and clinical communities would be the likely markets interested in the CAT technology that would be developed and evaluated in this STTR. ..
  2. Efficacy of a Post-Rehabilitation Exercise Intervention
    Alan Jette; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This low-cost program could be used by many people after hip fracture, and could potentially help to reduce the number of people who need to move to a nursing home or need long term home help. ..
  3. Computer Adaptive Testing for OA Clinical Trials
    Alan Jette; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We expect the gains in precision and efficiency of score estimation to be superior over traditional fixed forms of assessments and transform outcomes monitoring in OA clinical trials research. ..
  4. Efficacy of a Post-Rehabilitation Exercise Intervention
    ALAN MAURICE JETTE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This low-cost program could be used by many people after hip fracture, and could potentially help to reduce the number of people who need to move to a nursing home or need long term home help. ..