Development and preliminary validation of an instrument to assess quality of sitting of children with neuromotor dysfunction.

@article{Reid1995DevelopmentAP,
  title={Development and preliminary validation of an instrument to assess quality of sitting of children with neuromotor dysfunction.},
  author={Denise Reid},
  journal={Physical & occupational therapy in pediatrics},
  year={1995},
  volume={15 1},
  pages={53-82}
}
The development of a clinical instrument to assess static and dynamic postural control in sitting in children with neuromotor dysfunction is described. A review of the literature has supported the need for objective assessment tools for measuring various aspects of functioning with this population. In this paper the conceptual basis and preliminary validation study results of a new instrument, the Sitting Assessment for Children with Neuromotor Dysfunction (SACND) are presented. Initial results… CONTINUE READING