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ERIC Number: EJ649876
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-1529-7713
Level of Activity in Profound/Severe Mental Retardation (LAPMER): A Rasch-derived Scale of Disability.
Tesio, Luigi; Valsecchi, Maria Rosa; Sala, Marina; Guzzon, Paolo; Battaglia, Mario Alberto
Journal of Applied Measurement, v3 n1 p50-84 2002
Developed a measure of severity of mental retardation in adults, the Level of Activity in Profound/severe Mental Retardation, scale using Rasch analysis as a guide to item selection. Results from using the scale to rate 146 adults with mental retardation support the use of the scale for classification of severe and profound retardation. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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