Measurement properties of the Personal Care Participation Assessment and Resource Tool: a systematic review
Susan Darzins, Christine Imms, Marilyn Di Stefano
DISABILITY AND REHABILITATION | TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD | Published : 2013
PURPOSE: To systematically review research investigating measurement properties of the Personal Care Participation Assessment and Resource Tool (PC-PART), formerly the Handicap Assessment and Resource Tool (HART). DATA SOURCES: Seven databases were searched using (i) HART or PC-PART terms and (ii) known authors. Reference list searches, citation searches and author contact were secondary search methods. STUDY SELECTION: Searches retrieved 492 articles. Those investigating at least one HART or PC-PART measurement property were selected. Three articles met review criteria. Secondary searching produced four additional studies. DATA EXTRACTION: Two reviewers independently critiqued each article,..View full abstract
The work contained in this manuscript was completed as part of Susan Darzins' doctoral studies, supported by an Australian Postgraduate Award Scholarship. Susan Darzins is a Director of Darzins Consulting Pty Ltd., which operates using the business name "The PART Group". The PART Group distributes PC-PART products. The author of the PC-PART is married to Susan Darzins. Each author reports no other declarations of interest.