Barth B Riley

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Relative precision, efficiency and construct validity of different starting and stopping rules for a computerized adaptive test: the GAIN substance problem scale
    Barth B Riley
    Department of Disability and Human Development, M C 626, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1640 W Roosevelt Rd, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    J Appl Meas 8:48-64. 2007
  2. pmc Comparison of two Bayesian methods to detect mode effects between paper-based and computerized adaptive assessments: a preliminary Monte Carlo study
    Barth B Riley
    Department of Health Systems Science, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:124. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Substance use disorder symptoms: evidence of differential item functioning by age
    Kendon J Conrad
    School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Appl Meas 8:373-87. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Validation of the Crime and Violence Scale (CVS) against the Rasch measurement model including differences by gender, race, and age
    Kendon J Conrad
    University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health, 1603 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Eval Rev 34:83-115. 2010

Research Grants

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Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Relative precision, efficiency and construct validity of different starting and stopping rules for a computerized adaptive test: the GAIN substance problem scale
    Barth B Riley
    Department of Disability and Human Development, M C 626, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1640 W Roosevelt Rd, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    J Appl Meas 8:48-64. 2007
    ..clinical classification using correlations with five theoretically associated instruments. Results supported both CAT efficiency and validity...
  2. pmc Comparison of two Bayesian methods to detect mode effects between paper-based and computerized adaptive assessments: a preliminary Monte Carlo study
    Barth B Riley
    Department of Health Systems Science, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:124. 2012
    ..Differences in how respondents answer items administered by CAT vs. P&P can increase error in CAT-estimated measures if not identified and corrected...
  3. ncbi request reprint Substance use disorder symptoms: evidence of differential item functioning by age
    Kendon J Conrad
    School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Appl Meas 8:373-87. 2007
    ..These findings have theoretical implications for screening and treatment of adolescents vs. adults. SPS can be used across age groups though age-specific calibrations enable greater precision of measurement...
  4. doi request reprint Validation of the Crime and Violence Scale (CVS) against the Rasch measurement model including differences by gender, race, and age
    Kendon J Conrad
    University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health, 1603 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Eval Rev 34:83-115. 2010
    ..Differential item functioning (DIF) analysis revealed that crime seriousness varies by age and gender. IRT shows promise in assessing and adjusting for demographic variations in crime seriousness...

Research Grants1

  1. A Dynamic Disability Specific Physical Activity Scale
    Barth Riley; Fiscal Year: 2006
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