- Measuring client and carer perspectivesA John
Centre for Ageing and Rehabilitation, Northern General Hospital, Sheffield
Int J Lang Commun Disord 33:132-7. 1998..This paper explores the issues concerning measuring client perceptions, existing approaches to capturing client and carer views and summarises initial work from a pilot project to develop a Client Outcome Measure...
- Reliability of speech and language therapists using therapy outcome measuresA John
Institute of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Sheffield, UK
Int J Lang Commun Disord 35:287-302. 2000..The participating SLT achieved a substantial-moderate level of reliability; this was established in all domains. The degree of reliability achieved on the TOM was affected by some, but not extensive, training and experience...
- Benchmarking can facilitate the sharing of information on outcomes of careA John
Institute of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Sheffield, Community Sciences Centre, Northern General Hospital, Herries Road, Sheffield S5 7AU
Int J Lang Commun Disord 36:385-90. 2001..TOM data could be used to provide a benchmark for a disorder against which services could make comparisons. However, for benchmarking to succeed there is a need for support and commitment from every level of an organisation...
- Comparing outcomes of voice therapy: a benchmarking study using the therapy outcome measureAlexandra John
The University of Sheffield, United Kingdom
J Voice 19:114-23. 2005..Benchmarking can provide useful information through use of routinely collected clinical data...
- Therapy outcome measures: where are we now?Alexandra John
School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
Int J Speech Lang Pathol 13:36-42. 2011..The TOM can therefore inform SLPs on their own outcomes, the outcomes for specific client groups, and, by benchmarking TOM data, can contribute to the delivery of better, more efficient services...