Workplace assessments and functional capacity evaluations: current beliefs of therapists in Australia.

@article{Innes2003WorkplaceAA,
  title={Workplace assessments and functional capacity evaluations: current beliefs of therapists in Australia.},
  author={Ev Innes and Leon Straker},
  journal={Work},
  year={2003},
  volume={20 3},
  pages={225-36}
}
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to understand the current beliefs of therapists in Australia, and the strategies they use to address the issues of credibility, reliability, consistency, trustworthiness, validity, generalisability and quality in conducting work-related assessments. STUDY DESIGN In-depth semi-structured interviews were conducted with 26 occupational therapists and physiotherapists from around Australia. FINDINGS Participants expressed the belief that the therapist… CONTINUE READING