Ruth E Benedict

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Feasibility and reliability of classifying gross motor function among children with cerebral palsy using population-based record surveillance
    Ruth E Benedict
    Waisman Center, Department of Kinesiology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706 1532, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 25:88-96. 2011
  2. doi Children with cerebral palsy: racial disparities in functional limitations
    Matthew J Maenner
    Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Epidemiology 23:35-43. 2012
  3. ncbi Identifying children in need of ancillary and enabling services: a population approach
    Ruth 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
  4. ncbi Quality medical homes: meeting children's needs for therapeutic and supportive services
    Ruth 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
  5. doi Measuring exertion during caregiving of children and young adults with cerebral palsy who require assistance for mobility and self-care
    Marcella Andrews
    UW Hospitals and Clinics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    Phys Occup Ther Pediatr 33:300-12. 2013
  6. pmc Disparities in use of and unmet need for therapeutic and supportive services among school-age children with functional limitations: a comparison across settings
    Ruth 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

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi Feasibility and reliability of classifying gross motor function among children with cerebral palsy using population-based record surveillance
    Ruth 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...
  2. doi Children with cerebral palsy: racial disparities in functional limitations
    Matthew 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...
  3. ncbi Identifying children in need of ancillary and enabling services: a population approach
    Ruth 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...
  4. ncbi Quality medical homes: meeting children's needs for therapeutic and supportive services
    Ruth 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...
  5. doi Measuring exertion during caregiving of children and young adults with cerebral palsy who require assistance for mobility and self-care
    Marcella Andrews
    UW Hospitals and Clinics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    Phys Occup Ther Pediatr 33:300-12. 2013
    ..Subjective measures of exertion appear to capture the strain of caregiving. Understanding a caregiver's perception of exertion can guide therapists in assessing the need for equipment, pharmacological, or respite interventions...
  6. pmc Disparities in use of and unmet need for therapeutic and supportive services among school-age children with functional limitations: a comparison across settings
    Ruth 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
    ..To determine whether family resources predict use of therapeutic and supportive services and unmet needs in medical versus educational settings...