Modified-Emory Functional Ambulation Profile (mEFAP). Purpose Measures a patient’s ability to walk through 5 commonly experienced types of terrain. BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The modified Emory Functional Ambulation Profile (mEFAP) is an easily administered test that measures the time to ambulate . Functional Outcome Measure, School Function Assessment, Timed Up and Go, Environment, modified-Emory Functional Ambulation Profile.

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Overall, this study prompts a revisiting of the topic of informed decision making for therapists, when selecting functional outcome measures.

Using a sample of forty-four students ages ; with Developmental Motor Delay DDdata was collected from two private schools in North-Central New Jersey serving children with special needs. Skip to search form Skip to main content. While constructs of the modified-Emory Functional Ambulation Profile m-EFAPa quantitative, objective outcome measure of functional mobility, support current standards of practice and meet federal regulations for quality and payment policies, studies supporting the fynctional of using the test in school-age children with disabilities have been sparse.

Fox Stroke research and treatment Skip to main content. WolfPamela A. Functional measures after traumatic brain injury: It was hypothesized funcgional total scores and subtasks on the m-EFAP would be correlated with the Activity Performance subsection of the School Function Assessment SFAwhich is a well-developed instrument used akbulation the school setting.

Modified emory functional ambulation profile: Showing of 30 extracted citations. Evans Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation Profule Discussed in This Paper. Convergent Validity in Year Olds” Cerebrovascular accident Search for additional papers on this topic. Luigi TesioAnna Cantagallo Journal of outcome measurement Cerebrovascular accident Erectile dysfunction Gait Disorders, Neurologic.


The functional assessment measure FAM in closed traumatic brain injury outpatients: These mandates apply to all persons, including children receiving therapy-based services.

GoldieThomas A. Walking adaptability therapy after stroke: Results of this study will provide information regarding valid use of the m-EFAP as an alternative assessment tool of functional mobility that meets federal regulations for quality and effectiveness as well as practice standards, that is objective, timely, and cost efficient. The results, clinical ambulatoon and future research are discussed.

Joel SteinLauri BishopD. Abstract Background The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of functiobal the Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of mandate patient centered, objective functional outcome reporting tied directly to limitations in mobility related to activity and participation in daily life House of Representatives, Kevin M Means Journal of rehabilitation research and….

Literature on outcome measures in children has focused almost exclusively on functuonal assessments that generally lack robust environmental context or demonstrate issues with objectivity.

Use of the Berg Balance Test to predict falls in elderly persons. In this dissertation, Dynamic Systems Theory DST is proposed as a framework to assist in understanding the importance of task and environment in assessing functional mobility. Background The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of and the Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of mandate patient centered, objective functional outcome reporting tied directly to limitations in mobility related to activity and participation in daily life House of Representatives, To view the content in your browser, please ambuoation Adobe Reader or, alternately, you may Download the file to your hard drive.

Gait adaptability training improves obstacle avoidance and dynamic stability in patients with cerebellar degeneration. Showing of 21 references. Included in Medical Sciences Commons.


References Publications referenced by this paper. By clicking accept or continuing to use the site, you agree to the terms outlined in our Privacy PolicyTerms of Serviceand Dataset License. Gait training with a robotic leg brace after stroke: MatyasOwen M. Convergent Validity in Year Functiobal. Study Design Based on methodological studies, a quantitative, prospective correlational design was implemented to test the hypotheses.

The impact of patient’s weight on post-stroke rehabilitation.

“The Modified-Emory Functional Ambulation Profile: Convergent Validity” by Cheryl Anne Enslee

What determines good recovery in patients with the most severe strokes? Func – tional measures after traumatic brain injury: However, these findings provide valuable information regarding the use of the TUG as a screening tool in a school-age population, and show that the TUG is more complex than previously assumed. SteinChristopher Kevin Wong American journal of physical medicine….

Neuromuscular control of curved walking in people with stroke: The aim of this dissertation is to evaluate the feasibility of using the m-EFAP in school-age children. From This Paper Figures, tables, and topics from this paper. Citations Publications citing this paper.

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Neurologic and functional recovery the Copenhagen Stroke Study. The functionaal was evaluated for its interrater reliability, test-retest reliability, concurrent validity, and sensitivity to change during outpatient rehabilitation for poststroke gait dysfunction. Establishing the reliability and validity of measurements of walking time using the Emory Functional Ambulation Profile. The Copenhagen Stroke Study.