Poster Session  |   August 2016
Metabolic Equivalent as an Underlying Component of ADL Measures
Author Affiliations
  • Medical University of South Carolina
Article Information
Neurologic Conditions / Stroke / Assessment/Measurement
Poster Session   |   August 2016
Metabolic Equivalent as an Underlying Component of ADL Measures
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2016, Vol. 70, 7011500028p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2016.70S1-PO3086
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2016, Vol. 70, 7011500028p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2016.70S1-PO3086
Abstract

Date Presented 4/8/2016

This study identifies metabolic equivalent (MET) as a common underlying component in two activity of daily living measures. Regression models demonstrated that MET was a significant factor in explaining item difficulties for the FIMâ„¢ and the Stroke Impact Scale.

Primary Author and Speaker: Matthew Husband

Additional Authors and Speakers: Ickpyo Hong, Christine Harris, Emily Schoen, Clare Fitzmaurice, Danielle Kapustka, Craig Velozo, Erica Ingram