Reliability of physical functioning measures in ambulatory subjects with MS.

@article{Paltamaa2005ReliabilityOP,
  title={Reliability of physical functioning measures in ambulatory subjects with MS.},
  author={Jaana Paltamaa and Heidi West and Taneli Sarasoja and Juhani Wikstr{\"o}m and Esko A M{\"a}lki{\"a}},
  journal={Physiotherapy research international : the journal for researchers and clinicians in physical therapy},
  year={2005},
  volume={10 2},
  pages={93-109}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE One of the primary reasons for measuring outcomes during rehabilitation is to determine the effect of physiotherapy. Repeated measurement situations are susceptible to several sources of error, including inconsistencies caused by the subject, the procedure, the instrument and the examiner. Therefore, the reliability of the measures needs to be examined. METHOD The present study used a repeated-measures design. Two studies were undertaken to examine the test-retest and… CONTINUE READING