Preliminary assessments of the feasibility, safety, and effects on neuronal reorganization measured with transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) from Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy (CIMT) of the upper extremity were made in eight cases of subacute stroke. Within fourteen days of their stroke, patients were randomly assigned to two weeks of CIMT or… (More)
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The use of standardized outcome measures (OMs) is essential in assessing the effectiveness of physical therapy (PT) interventions. The purposes of this article are (1) to describe the process used by the TBI EDGE task force to assess the psychometrics and clinical utility of OMs used with individuals with moderate to severe traumatic… (More)
This Rehabilitation Measures Database summary provides a review of the psychometric properties of the WHOQOL-BREF in a range of individuals, including those with TBI. A full review of the WHOQOL-BREF as well as reviews of over 300 other instruments can be found at www.rehabmeasures.org.