Research Platform  |   July 2017
The Course and Predictors of Patient Participation in Inpatient Occupational Therapy: Understanding the Impact on Outcomes and Implementation Barriers
Author Affiliations
  • Washington University in St. Louis
Article Information
Rehabilitation, Participation, and Disability / Health Services Research and Education
Research Platform   |   July 2017
The Course and Predictors of Patient Participation in Inpatient Occupational Therapy: Understanding the Impact on Outcomes and Implementation Barriers
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2017, Vol. 71, 7111510162p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2017.71S1-RP202C
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2017, Vol. 71, 7111510162p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2017.71S1-RP202C
Abstract

Date Presented 3/31/2017

Patient participation (engagement) is a keystone of patient-centered care. This study provided evidence to support how active participation in occupational therapy would enhance patient outcomes at discharge and 1 yr postinjury. We also identified barriers to patient participation in rehabilitation.

Primary Author and Speaker: Alex Wong

Contributing Authors: Christina Papadimitriou, Arielle Goldsmith, Katrina Christopher, Gale Whiteneck, Anne Deutsch, Eric Lenze, Allen W. Heinemann