K M Yorkston

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment efficacy: dysarthria
    K M Yorkston
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    J Speech Hear Res 39:S46-57. 1996
  2. ncbi request reprint Satisfaction with communicative participation as defined by adults with multiple sclerosis: a qualitative study
    Kathryn M Yorkston
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Box 356490, Seattle, WA 98195 6490, USA
    J Commun Disord 40:433-51. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint The degenerative dysarthrias: a window into critical clinical and research issues
    Kathryn M Yorkston
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 6490, USA
    Folia Phoniatr Logop 59:107-17. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Satisfaction with participation in multiple sclerosis and spinal cord injury
    Kathryn M Yorkston
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 6490, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 34:747-53. 2012
  5. pmc Communication and aging
    Kathryn M Yorkston
    Division of Speech Pathology, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Box 356490, Seattle, WA 98195 6490, USA
    Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am 21:309-19. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Pathways of change experienced by people aging with disability: a focus group study
    Kathryn M Yorkston
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 6490, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 32:1697-704. 2010
  7. pmc Communicating about the experience of pain and fatigue in disability
    Kathryn M Yorkston
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Box 356490, Seattle, WA 98195 6490, USA
    Qual Life Res 19:243-51. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Developing a scale of communicative participation: a cognitive interviewing study
    Kathryn M Yorkston
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 6490, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 30:425-33. 2008
  9. pmc Measuring participation in people living with multiple sclerosis: a comparison of self-reported frequency, importance and self-efficacy
    Kathryn M Yorkston
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98195 6490, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 30:88-97. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Getting the work done: a qualitative study of individuals with multiple sclerosis
    Kathryn M Yorkston
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 6490, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 25:369-79. 2003

Research Grants

  1. Developing a Score of Communicative Participation
    Kathryn Yorkston; Fiscal Year: 2006

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment efficacy: dysarthria
    K M Yorkston
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    J Speech Hear Res 39:S46-57. 1996
    ..Research into the effectiveness of augmentative and alternative communication systems for individuals with cerebral palsy is also presented...
  2. ncbi request reprint Satisfaction with communicative participation as defined by adults with multiple sclerosis: a qualitative study
    Kathryn M Yorkston
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Box 356490, Seattle, WA 98195 6490, USA
    J Commun Disord 40:433-51. 2007
    ..This study examined satisfaction with communicative participation as reported by adults with multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  3. ncbi request reprint The degenerative dysarthrias: a window into critical clinical and research issues
    Kathryn M Yorkston
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 6490, USA
    Folia Phoniatr Logop 59:107-17. 2007
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Satisfaction with participation in multiple sclerosis and spinal cord injury
    Kathryn M Yorkston
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 6490, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 34:747-53. 2012
    ..To validate a single item self-report of satisfaction with participation in two groups with differing patterns of symptoms and disease progress, multiple sclerosis (MS) and spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  5. pmc Communication and aging
    Kathryn M Yorkston
    Division of Speech Pathology, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Box 356490, Seattle, WA 98195 6490, USA
    Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am 21:309-19. 2010
    ..Health care providers should be aware of potential communication disorders and make provision for quiet environments, reading materials at appropriate literacy levels, and longer appointments for people with communication difficulties...
  6. doi request reprint Pathways of change experienced by people aging with disability: a focus group study
    Kathryn M Yorkston
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 6490, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 32:1697-704. 2010
    ..To examine the issues related to aging with disability from the perspective of the person with the disabilities...
  7. pmc Communicating about the experience of pain and fatigue in disability
    Kathryn M Yorkston
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Box 356490, Seattle, WA 98195 6490, USA
    Qual Life Res 19:243-51. 2010
    ..To examine the experiences of people with chronic disabling conditions as they communicate with health care providers about pain and fatigue...
  8. ncbi request reprint Developing a scale of communicative participation: a cognitive interviewing study
    Kathryn M Yorkston
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 6490, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 30:425-33. 2008
    ..To revise and improve the instructions, candidate items and response format for a tool to measure communicative participation...
  9. pmc Measuring participation in people living with multiple sclerosis: a comparison of self-reported frequency, importance and self-efficacy
    Kathryn M Yorkston
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98195 6490, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 30:88-97. 2008
    ..To compare three dimensions related to participation in everyday situations in community-dwelling adults with multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Getting the work done: a qualitative study of individuals with multiple sclerosis
    Kathryn M Yorkston
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 6490, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 25:369-79. 2003
    ..For individuals with MS, work is not only limited by physical impairments but also by factors such as fatigue and cognitive changes..
  11. ncbi request reprint Taking part in life: enhancing participation in multiple sclerosis
    Kathryn M Yorkston
    Division of Speech Pathology, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Box 356490, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195 6490, USA
    Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am 16:583-94. 2005
    ..Assuming this role effectively requires that the health care professional develop a collaborative relationship with the patient and understand that the role may change depending on the stage of MS and the individual's circumstances...
  12. pmc The psychosocial consequences of BOTOX injections for spasmodic dysphonia: a qualitative study of patients' experiences
    Carolyn R Baylor
    Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    J Voice 21:231-47. 2007
    ..Irvine, CA) treatment for spasmodic dysphonia (SD). This article also explores how patients judge the success of treatment and make decisions about future treatment based on psychosocial issues relevant to them...
  13. ncbi request reprint The cost and benefits of employment: a qualitative study of experiences of persons with multiple sclerosis
    Kurt L Johnson
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 85:201-9. 2004
    ..To attain a better understanding of the benefits and barriers faced by persons with multiple sclerosis (MS) in the workplace...
  14. ncbi request reprint Design and validation of a methodology using the International Classification of Diseases, 9th Revision, to identify secondary conditions in people with disabilities
    Leighton Chan
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:1065-9. 2005
    ..To design and validate a methodology that identifies secondary conditions using International Classification of Disease, 9th Revision (ICD-9) codes...
  15. doi request reprint Being in- or out-of-sync: couples' adaptation to change in multiple sclerosis
    Helene Starks
    Department of Bioethics and Humanities, University of Washington, Box 357120, Seattle, WA 98195 7120, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 32:196-206. 2010
    ..To examine how couples adapt to the challenges of multiple sclerosis (MS) and to identify possible risk factors for relational stress...
  16. pmc Developing the communicative participation item bank: Rasch analysis results from a spasmodic dysphonia sample
    Carolyn R Baylor
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 52:1302-20. 2009
    ..This item bank is intended for community-dwelling adults across a range of communication disorders...
  17. pmc Use of cognitive aids and other assistive technology by individuals with multiple sclerosis
    Kurt L Johnson
    Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Disabil Rehabil Assist Technol 4:1-8. 2009
    ..To investigate the use of assistive technology (AT), unmet needs for AT, and examine correlates of use of memory aids and cognitive strategies among individuals with multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  18. pmc Managing activity difficulties at home: a survey of Medicare beneficiaries
    Brian J Dudgeon
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 6490, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:1256-61. 2008
    ..To describe assistance from helpers and use of assistive technology and environmental modification by community-dwelling people with difficulties in activities of daily living (ADLs) and instrumental activities of daily living (IADLs)...
  19. pmc Minority disparities in disability between Medicare beneficiaries
    Marcia A Ciol
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:444-53. 2008
    ..To examine racial and ethnic disparities in mobility limitation, activities of daily living (ADLs), and instrumental activities of daily living (IADLs) in older adults enrolled in Medicare...
  20. pmc The consequences of spasmodic dysphonia on communication-related quality of life: a qualitative study of the insider's experiences
    Carolyn R Baylor
    Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences, University of Washington, 1417 NE 42nd St, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    J Commun Disord 38:395-419. 2005
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Mobility limitations in the Medicare population: prevalence and sociodemographic and clinical correlates
    Anne Shumway-Cook
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1217-21. 2005
    ..To examine the prevalence of and clinical markers associated with mobility limitations in Medicare Current Beneficiary Community Survey (MCBS) respondents...
  22. ncbi request reprint Effect of communication disability on satisfaction with health care: a survey of medicare beneficiaries
    Jeanne M Hoffman
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98195 6490, USA
    Am J Speech Lang Pathol 14:221-8. 2005
    ..To examine the prevalence and characteristics of community-dwelling Medicare beneficiaries reporting a communication disability and the relationship between that disability and dissatisfaction with medical care...
  23. ncbi request reprint Association of mobility limitations with health care satisfaction and use of preventive care: a survey of Medicare beneficiaries
    Jeanne M Hoffman
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 6490, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:583-8. 2007
    ..To examine the association between satisfaction with health care, the use of preventive health care, and mobility limitation...
  24. ncbi request reprint Understanding the use of weights in the analysis of data from multistage surveys
    Marcia A Ciol
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:299-303. 2006
    ..Our objective is to help readers to understand and interpret results of research articles using this methodology. Examples using the MCBS data are provided to clarify the concepts presented in the article...
  25. pmc Measuring communicative participation: a review of self-report instruments in speech-language pathology
    Tanya L Eadie
    Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Am J Speech Lang Pathol 15:307-20. 2006
    ..To assess the adequacy of self-report instruments in speech-language pathology for measuring a construct called communicative participation...
  26. ncbi request reprint Frequency and age effects of secondary health conditions in individuals with spinal cord injury: a scoping review
    M P Jensen
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Spinal Cord 51:882-92. 2013
    ..Scoping review...
  27. pmc A longitudinal evaluation of persons with disabilities: does a longitudinal definition help define who receives necessary care?
    Leighton Chan
    Rehabilitation Medicine Department, Clinical Research Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1604, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:1023-30. 2008
    ..To assess, using a longitudinal definition, the impact of disability on a broad range of objective health care quality indicators...

Research Grants1

  1. Developing a Score of Communicative Participation
    Kathryn Yorkston; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Finally, the PIs will generate a long-term research plan to continue the validation process. This plan will serve as a proposal for a research project grant (R01) funding by NIH. ..