Handfast

AHA development and psychometrics

Krumlinde-Sundholm L., Eliasson A-C. (2003) Development of the Assisting Hand Assessment, a Rasch-built measure intended for children with unilateral upper limb impairments. Scand J Occup Ther 10: 16-26.

Holmefur M, Krumlinde-Sundholm L, Eliasson A-C (2007) Interrater and Intrarater Reliability of the Assisting Hand Assessment. American Journal of Occupational Therapy 61: 79-84.

Krumlinde-Sundholm L, Holmefur M, Kottorp A & Eliasson A-C (2007) The Assisting Hand Assessment: Current evidence of validity, reliability and responsiveness to change. Dev Med Child Neur 49: 259-264.

Gordon A (2007) Measuring 'activity limitation' in individuals with unilateral upper extremity impairments (commentary). Dev Med Child Neur 49: 245-245 245.

Holmefur M, Aarts P, Hoare B, Krumlinde-Sundholm L (2009) Test-retest and alternate forms reliability of the Assisting Hand Assessment. Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine 41: 886-891. Available in full-text from www.medicaljournals.se. Full text PDF

Krumlinde-Sundholm L (2012) Reporting outcomes of the Assisting Hand Assessment: what scale should be used? Dev Med Child Neur 57: 807-808.

Holmefur M & Krumlinde-Sundholm L. Psychometric properties of a revised version of the Assisting Hand Assessment (Kids-AHA 5.0). [Epub ahead of print] Dev Med Child Neur.

Wallen M. Reflections on the contribution of the Assisting Hand Assessment (commentary). [Epub ahead of print] Dev Med Child Neur.