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ERIC Number: EJ551443
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-1090-655X
Evaluating the FONE FIM: Part I. Construct Validity.
Chang, Wei-Ching; Slaughter, Susan; Cartwright, Deborah; Chan, Chetwyn
Journal of Outcome Measurement, v1 n3 p192-218 1997
Rasch analysis, often used in educational research, was used to evaluate the Motor component of the FONE FIM, the telephone version of the Functional Independence Measure (FIM) (validated by T. Dodds, and others, 1993) with 132 geriatric patients. Rasch difficulty measures demonstrated the similarity of the phone and observational FIM measures. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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