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. (2015) Psychometric properties of a revised version of the Assisting Hand Assessment (Kids-AHA 5.0). Dev Med Child Neur Jun;58(6):618-24.

Wallen M. (2016) Reflections on the contribution of the Assisting Hand Assessment (commentary). Dev Med Child Neur Jun;58(6):537-8.

Louwers A, Beelen A, Holmefur M, Krumlinde-Sundholm L (2016) Development of the Assisting Hand Assessment for adolescents (Ad-AHA) and validation of the AHA from 18 months to 18 years. Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology Dec;58(12):1303-1309.

Louwers A., Krumlinde-Sundholm L., Boeschoten K., Beelen A. (2017) Reliability of the Assisting Hand Assessment in adolescents. Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology Jun;58(6):618-24.