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Environment as a Mediating Factor in Functional Assessment

Functional assessment and outcome measures for the rehabilitation health professional

Author: Steinfeld, E., Danford, G.
Type: Book Section
Year: 1997


In this chapter, the authors emphasize physical environment of everyday living as part of functional assessment. An analytical framework for understanding and using the environment in rehabilitation practice is described, as well as the techniques of assessment that can be used to operationalize environmental considerations in the functional assessment process.

Further Details

Author: Dittmer, Sharon S., Gresham, Glen E.
Pages: 37-56
Publish Location: Gaithersburg
Publisher: Aspen Publishers
ISBN/ISSN: 0834209292
Accession Number: October, 2011
Notes: Print retained
Research Notes: Electronic copy added 28/08/2013
Keywords: assessmentfunctionNorth America
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