Reliability, validity, and clinical utility of the Executive Function Performance Test: a measure of executive function in a sample of people with stroke.

@article{Baum2008ReliabilityVA,
  title={Reliability, validity, and clinical utility of the Executive Function Performance Test: a measure of executive function in a sample of people with stroke.},
  author={Carolyn M Baum and Lisa Tabor Connor and Tracy Morrison and Michelle Hahn and Alexander W. Dromerick and Dorothy Edwards},
  journal={The American journal of occupational therapy : official publication of the American Occupational Therapy Association},
  year={2008},
  volume={62 4},
  pages={446-55}
}
This study examined the reliability and validity of the Executive Function Performance Test (EFPT). The EFPT assesses executive function deficits in the performance of real-world tasks. It uses a structured cueing and scoring system to assess higher-level cognitive functions, specifically initiation, organization, sequencing safety and judgment, and task completion. Seventy-three participants with mild to moderate stroke and 22 age- and education-matched controls completed the 4 EFPT tasks… CONTINUE READING

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