Carole A Tucker
Affiliation: Temple University
- Concept Analysis of the Patient Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS(®)) and the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF)Carole A Tucker
College of Health Professions and Social Work, Temple University, 3307 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, USA
Qual Life Res 23:1677-86. 2014..The purpose of this report is to compare and contrast PROMIS and ICF conceptual frameworks to support mapping of PROMIS instruments to the ICF classification system ...
- Development of a parent-report computer-adaptive test to assess physical functioning in children with cerebral palsy II: upper-extremity skillsCarole A Tucker
Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
Dev Med Child Neurol 51:725-31. 2009..The future development and refinement of CATs for parent report of physical function in children and adolescents with CP is supported by our work...
- Development of a parent-report computer-adaptive test to assess physical functioning in children with cerebral palsy I: lower-extremity and mobility skillsCarole A Tucker
Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
Dev Med Child Neurol 51:717-24. 2009..86) and FAQ scores (ICC = 0.77). All CATs discriminated among GMFCS levels and CP type. The lower-extremity and mobility skills item bank and simulated CATs demonstrated excellent performance over a wide span of ages and severity levels...
- Physical function for children and youth with cerebral palsy: Item bank development for computer adaptive testingCarole A Tucker
College of Health Professions, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
J Pediatr Rehabil Med 1:245-53. 2008..Such CAT approaches can efficiently assess broad areas of physical functioning across a wide age-range and levels of severity of children with CP...
- Age and electromyographic frequency alterations during walking in children with cerebral palsyRichard T Lauer
Department of Physical Therapy, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Gait Posture 31:136-9. 2010..The results indicate that differences in neuromuscular activation exist between younger and older groups of children with both TD and CP, and may provide new insight into muscle activity pattern changes during the development of walking...
- Development of the PROMIS ® pediatric global health (PGH-7) measureChristopher B Forrest
Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Ctr Blvd, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
Qual Life Res 23:1221-31. 2014..To develop a practical, efficient, and reliable pediatric global health (PGH) measure that would be useful for clinical, quality improvement, and research applications...
- A time-frequency based electromyographic analysis technique for use in cerebral palsyRichard T Lauer
Shriner s Hospitals for Children, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
Gait Posture 26:420-7. 2007....
- Time-frequency changes in electromyographic signals after hamstring lengthening surgery in children with cerebral palsyRichard T Lauer
Shriners Hospital for Children, 3551 North Broad St Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
J Biomech 40:2738-43. 2007..MH characteristics, however, for the surgical groups demonstrated a deviation away for TD reflecting the altered muscle structure...
- Rasch analysis of items from two self-report measures of motor function: determination of item difficulty and relationships with children's ability levelsJean L Stout
Gillette Children s Specialty Healthcare, St Paul, MN 55101, USA
Dev Med Child Neurol 54:443-50. 2012....
- Effects of a supported speed treadmill training exercise program on impairment and function for children with cerebral palsyTherese E Johnston
Department of Physical Therapy, University of the Sciences, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Dev Med Child Neurol 53:742-50. 2011..To compare the effects of a supported speed treadmill training exercise program (SSTTEP) with exercise on spasticity, strength, motor control, gait spatiotemporal parameters, gross motor skills, and physical function...
- Gait energy efficiency in children with cerebral palsySarah Rosen
Biomedical Engineering Program, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:1220-3. 2006..The results of the work support the development of a computational model that would capture gait energy efficiency...
- Changes in standing postural control during acquisition of a sequential reaching taskAnne K Galgon
Rehabilitation Science Research Lab, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Gait Posture 31:265-71. 2010..Changes in postural control may reflect improved efficiency or improved perception-action coupling by the postural system within task performance...