Research Platform  |   July 2015
A Scoping Review of Outcome Instruments Used in Hand Rehabilitation With Core Values of Occupational Therapy
Author Affiliations
  • Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania
Article Information
Hand and Upper Extremity / Rehabilitation, Participation, and Disability / Health Services Research and Education
Research Platform   |   July 2015
A Scoping Review of Outcome Instruments Used in Hand Rehabilitation With Core Values of Occupational Therapy
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2015, Vol. 69, 6911510128p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2015.69S1-RP202B
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2015, Vol. 69, 6911510128p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2015.69S1-RP202B
Abstract

Date Presented 4/17/2015

Outcome instruments frequented by hand and upper-extremity rehabilitation occupational therapists (OTs) were identified over a 16-mo period, yielding 7,267 potentially relevant publications and 18 instruments. Results reveal focus on body function and activities of daily living (ADLs) and underevaluation in areas of participation and environment.