Barth B Riley
Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
- Relative precision, efficiency and construct validity of different starting and stopping rules for a computerized adaptive test: the GAIN substance problem scaleBarth 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...
- Comparison of two Bayesian methods to detect mode effects between paper-based and computerized adaptive assessments: a preliminary Monte Carlo studyBarth 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...
- Substance use disorder symptoms: evidence of differential item functioning by ageKendon 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...
- Validation of the Crime and Violence Scale (CVS) against the Rasch measurement model including differences by gender, race, and ageKendon 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...
- A Dynamic Disability Specific Physical Activity ScaleBarth Riley; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..