Poster Session  |   August 2016
Measuring Real-World Upper-Extremity Activity of Stroke Survivors in the Outpatient Setting
Author Affiliations
  • The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
  • Washington University in St. Louis
Article Information
Hand and Upper Extremity / Neurologic Conditions / Stroke / Assessment/Measurement
Poster Session   |   August 2016
Measuring Real-World Upper-Extremity Activity of Stroke Survivors in the Outpatient Setting
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2016, Vol. 70, 7011500071p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2016.70S1-PO6098
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2016, Vol. 70, 7011500071p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2016.70S1-PO6098
Abstract

Date Presented 4/9/2016

The use of unbiased methods to quantify upper extremity (UE) performance in daily life is critical for stroke rehabilitation. This case series evaluated the relationship between change in UE functional capacity and UE performance using bilateral wrist-worn accelerometers for persons with UE paresis poststroke.

Primary Author and Speaker: Caitlin Doman

Additional Authors and Speakers: Kimberly Waddell,

Contributing Authors: Ryan Bailey, Jennifer Moore, T. George Hornby, Catherine Lang