Journal article

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

Abstract

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,..

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Funding Acknowledgements

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.