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Physiotherapy outcome measures for rehabilitation of elderly people

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This study was part of an on-going exercise to identify and implement outcome measures in physiotherapy practice on the rehabilitation wards of the Department of Clinical Geratology at the Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford. The aim was to compare the responsiveness to change and other measurement properties (floor and ceiling effects) of the Rivermead Mobility Index (RMI) and Barthel Index (BI). The RMI and BI were scored at admission to the rehabilitation ward, and on discharge, by therapy and nur...

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Journal:
Physiotherapy
Volume:
84
Issue:
5
Pages:
216-221
Publication date:
1998-05-01
DOI:
ISSN:
0031-9406
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:82097
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uuid:6ebe1c9e-0a70-468a-9073-f48147a40266
Local pid:
pubs:82097
Source identifiers:
82097
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2013-11-16

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