Hand function evaluation: a factor analysis study.

@article{Jarus1993HandFE,
  title={Hand function evaluation: a factor analysis study.},
  author={Tal Jarus and R Poremba},
  journal={The American journal of occupational therapy : official publication of the American Occupational Therapy Association},
  year={1993},
  volume={47 5},
  pages={
          439-43
        }
}
  • Tal Jarus, R Poremba
  • Published in
    The American journal of…
    1993
  • Medicine
  • The purpose of this study was to investigate hand function evaluations. [...] Key Method Factor analysis with varimax rotation was used to assess the fundamental characteristics of the items included in the Jebsen Hand Function Test and the Smith Hand Function Evaluation. The study sample consisted of 144 subjects without disabilities and 22 subjects with Colles fracture. Results suggest a four factor solution: Factor I--pinch movement; Factor II--grasp; Factor III--target accuracy; and Factor IV--activities of…Expand Abstract

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