Ruth E Benedict
Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
- Feasibility and reliability of classifying gross motor function among children with cerebral palsy using population-based record surveillanceRuth E Benedict
Waisman Center, Department of Kinesiology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706 1532, USA
Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 25:88-96. 2011..Future surveillance efforts that include functional level among children with cerebral palsy may provide important information for monitoring the impact of the condition for programmatic and policy purposes...
- Children with cerebral palsy: racial disparities in functional limitationsMatthew J Maenner
Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53705, USA
Epidemiology 23:35-43. 2012..Whether the severity of cerebral palsy differs between black and white children has not previously been investigated...
- Identifying children in need of ancillary and enabling services: a population approachRuth E Benedict
Department of Kinesiology, Program in Occupational Therapy, School of Education, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 2176 Medical Science Center, 1300 University Avenue, Madison, WI 53706 1532, USA
Soc Sci Med 57:2035-47. 2003..Among children with limitations, 26-30% regularly use ancillary services and 11-14% use enabling services. The strengths, limitations, and potential applications for each operational definition are discussed...
- Quality medical homes: meeting children's needs for therapeutic and supportive servicesRuth E Benedict
University of Wisconsin, Department of Kinesiology, Program in Occupational Therapy, 3170 Medical Science Center, 1300 University Ave, Madison, WI 53706 1532, USA
Pediatrics 121:e127-34. 2008..The objective of this study was to determine whether the quality of a medical home is associated with access to needed therapeutic and supportive services among children with special health care needs...
- Disparities in use of and unmet need for therapeutic and supportive services among school-age children with functional limitations: a comparison across settingsRuth E Benedict
Department of Kinesiology, Program of Occupational Therapy, Waisman Center for the Study of Human Development and Developmental Disabilities, School of Education, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53705, USA
Health Serv Res 41:103-24. 2006..S. policies and programs serving children with functional limitations. Family income and education appear to give families an advantage in obtaining services and in identifying a child's unmet need...