WS01 - Analyses of Mobility Outcomes: What the Data Says

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WS01
Date & Time: 
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
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Magazine
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Standardized outcome measures and associated datasets are necessary to improve evidence and accountability in the field of mobility assistive equipment. This session will present updated developments in the Functional Mobility Assessment (FMA) registry along with the development of accompanied Uniform Data Set (UDS). Challenges and strategies associated with the implementation of standardized measures in clinical routine and associated data collection, aggregation, and analyses will be discussed from previous work and current collaborations with VGM/U.S. Rehab.

Presenter(s)
Richard M Schein, Vince Schiappa, Carrnen DiGiovine, Greg Packer, Mark Schmeler