ERIC Number: EJ439413
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
The Notion of Clinically Significant Change.
Bain, Barbara A.; Dollaghan, Christine A.
Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, v22 n4 p264-70 Oct 1991
This paper proposes a definition of clinically significant change in communication ability and suggests three evaluation criteria, including determining whether the change resulted from treatment rather than uncontrolled factors, whether the change was real rather than random, and whether the change was important rather than trivial. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers; Practitioners
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