The Subjective Index for Physical and Social Outcome (SIPSO) in Stroke: investigation of its subscale structure

@inproceedings{Kersten2010TheSI,
  title={The Subjective Index for Physical and Social Outcome (SIPSO) in Stroke: investigation of its subscale structure},
  author={Paula Kersten and Ann Ashburn and Steve George and Joseph T S Low},
  booktitle={BMC neurology},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND Short and valid measures of the impact of a stroke on integration are required in health and social settings. The Subjective Index of Physical and Social Outcome (SIPSO) is one such measure. However, there are questions whether scores can be summed into a total score or whether subscale scores should be calculated. This paper aims to provide clarity on the internal construct validity of the subscales and the total scale. METHODS SIPSO data were collected as part of two parallel… CONTINUE READING