Publications

PEDI-CAT Development and Psychometric Properties  

Shore BJ, Allar BG, Miller PE, Matheney TH, Snyder BD, Fragala-Pinkham MA. Evaluating the Discriminant Validity of the Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory: Computer Adaptive Test in Children With Cerebral Palsy. Physical Therapy. 2017; 97:669-676.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28379484

Dumas HM, Fragala-Pinkham MA, Rosen EL, O’Brien JE. Construct validity of the pediatric evaluation of disability inventory computer adaptive test (PEDI-CAT) in children with medical complexity. Disability & Rehabilitation. 2017;39:2446-2451.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27642790

Fragala-Pinkham MA, Dumas HM, Lombard KA, O’Brien JE. Responsiveness of the Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory-Computer Adaptive Test in measuring functional outcomes for inpatient pediatric rehabilitation. Journal of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine. 2016;9:215-222.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27612081

Pasternak A, Sideridis G, Fragala-Pinkham M, Glanzman AM, Montes J, Dunaway S, Salazar R, Quigley J, Pandya S, O'Riley S, Greenwood J, Chiriboga C, Finkel R, Tennekoon G, Martens WB, McDermott MP, Fournier HS, Madabusi L, Harrington T, Cruz RE, LaMarca NM, Videon NM, Vivo DC, Darras BT; Muscle Study Group (MSG) and the Pediatric Neuromuscular Clinical Research Network for Spinal Muscular Atrophy (PNCRN). Rasch analysis of the Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory-computer adaptive test (PEDI-CAT) item bank for children and young adults with spinal muscular atrophy. Muscle and Nerve. 2016;54:1097-1107.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27121348

Dumas HM, Fragala-Pinkham MA, Rosen EL, Lombard KA, Farrell C. Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory Computer Adaptive Test (PEDI-CAT) and Alberta Infant Motor Scale (AIMS): Validity and Responsiveness. Physical Therapy. 2015;95:1559-1568.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26023220

Dumas HM, Fragala-Pinkham MA, Haley SM, Ni P, Coster W, Kramer JM, Kao YC, Moed R, Ludlow LH. Computer adaptive test performance in children with and without disabilities: prospective field study of the PEDI-CAT. Disability & Rehabilitation. 2012;34:393-401.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21988750

Dumas HM, Fragala-Pinkham MA. Concurrent Validity and Reliability of the Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory-Computer Adaptive Test Mobility Domain. Pediatric Physical Therapy.2012;24:171-176.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22466386

Dumas HM, Fragala-Pinkham MA, Feng T, Haley SM. A preliminary evaluation of the PEDI-CAT mobility item bank for children using walking aids and wheelchairs. Journal of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine.2012;5:29-35.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22543890

Dumas HM, Fragala-Pinkham MA. Concurrent validity and reliability of the Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory-Computer Adaptive Test mobility domain. Pediatric Physical Therapy.2102;24:171-176.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22466386

Dumas HM, Fragala-Pinkham MA, Haley SM, Ni P, Coster W, Kramer JM, Kao YC, Moed R, Ludlow LH. Computer adaptive test performance in children with and without disabilities: prospective field study of the PEDI-CAT. Disability & Rehabilitation. 2012;34:393-401.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21988750

Haley SM, Coster WJ, Dumas HM, Fragala-Pinkham MA, Ni PS, Kramer J, Feng T, Kao YC, Moed R, Ludlow LH. Accuracy and precision of the Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory computer adaptive tests (PEDI-CAT). Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology. 2011;53:1100-1106.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22077695

Haley SM, Coster WJ, Kao YC, Dumas HM, Fragala-Pinkham MA, Kramer JM, Ludlow LH PhD, Moed R. Lessons from use of the Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory (PEDI): Where do we go from here? Pediatric Physical Therapy. 2010;22:69-75.

 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20142708

Dumas HM, Fragala-Pinkham MA, Haley SM, Coster WJ, Ying-Chia Kao, Kramer JK, Moed R. Item bank development for a revised Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory (PEDI).  Physical & Occupational Therapy in Pediatrics. 2010;33:332-338.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20608855

PEDI–CAT ASD Development and Psychometric Properties

Coster WJ, Kramer JM, Tian F, Dooley M, Liljenquist K, Kao YC, Ni P. Evaluating the appropriateness of a new computer-administered measure of adaptive function for children and youth with autism spectrum disorders. Autism. 2016;20:14-25.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25630376

Kramer JM, Liljenquist K, Coster WJ.  Validity, reliability, and usability of the Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory-Computer Adaptive Test for autism spectrum disorders.  Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology. 2016;58:255-261.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26104112

Kao YC, Kramer JM, Liljenquist K, Coster WJ. Association between impairment, function, and daily life task management in children and adolescents with autism. Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology. 2015;57:68-74.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25312547

Kramer JM, Liljenquist K, Ni P, Coster WJ. Examining differential responses of youth with and without autism on a measure of everyday activity performance. Quality of Life Research. 2015;24:2993-3000.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26063170

Kramer JM, Coster WJ, Kao Y-C, Snow A, Orsmond G,  Moed R. A new approach to the measurement of adaptive behavior: Development of the PEDI-CAT for children and youth with autism spectrum disorders. Physical & Occupational Therapy in Pediatrics. 2012;32:34-47.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3272487

​Kao Y-C, Kramer JM, Liljenquist K., Tian F,  Coster WJ. Comparing the functional performance of children and youth with autism, developmental disabilities, and without disabilities using the revised Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory (PEDI) item banks.  American Journal of Occupational Therapy. 2012;66:607–616.

 https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22917127

PEDI-CAT Translations

Mancini MC, Coster WJ, Amaral MF, Avelar BS, Freitas R, Sampaio RF. New version of the Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory (PEDI-CAT): translation, cultural adaptation to Brazil and analyses of psychometric properties. Brazilian Journal of Physical Therapy.  2016 20:561-570.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27333475

Preliminary Work

Dumas H, Rosen E, Haley S, Fragala-Pinkham M, Ni P, O'Brien J. Measuring physical function in children with airway support: a pilot study using computer adaptive testing. Developmental  Neurorehabilitation. 2010;13:95-102.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20222770

Dumas HM, Fragala-Pinkham MA, Haley SM. Development of a post-acute hospital item bank for the new Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory-Computer Adaptive Test (PEDI-CAT). International Journal of Rehabilitation Research. 2010; 33:332-338.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20520562

Allen D, Pengsheng N, Haley S. Efficiency and sensitivity of multidimensional computerized adaptive testing of pediatric physical functioning. Disability & Rehabilitation. 2008;30:479-484.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18297502

Coster W, Haley S, Ni P, Dumas H, Fragala-Pinkham M. Assessing self-care and social function using a computer adaptive testing version of the Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory. Archives of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. 2008;89:622-629.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18297502

Haley S, Ni P, Fragala-Pinkham M, Skrinar A, Corzo D. A computer adaptive testing approach for assessing physical functioning in children and adolescents. Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology. 2005;47:113-120.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15707234

Haley S, Raczek A, Coster W, Dumas H, Fragala-Pinkham M. Assessing mobility in children using a computer adaptive testing version of the Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory. Archives of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. 2005;86:932-939.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15895339

Haley S, Fragala-Pinkham M, Ni P. Sensitivity of a computer adaptive assessment for measuring functional mobility changes in children enrolled in a community fitness programme. Clinical Rehabilitation. 2006;20:616-622.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16894805

Haley S, Ni P, Ludlow L, Fragala-Pinkham M. Measurement precision and efficiency of multidimensional computer adaptive testing of physical functioning using the Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory. Archives of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. 2006;87:1223-1229.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16935059

Senior Authors

STEPHEN M. HALEY, PHD, PT, FAPTA
WENDY J. COSTER, PHD, OTR/L, FAOTA
HELENE M. DUMAS, PT, DPT, MS
MARIA A. FRAGALA-PINKHAM, PT, DPT, MS
RICHARD MOED, MPA

Contributing Authors

JESSICA KRAMER, PHD, OTR/L
PENGSHENG NI, MD
YING-CHIA KAO, MA, OT
TIAN FENG, MS
LARRY H. LUDLOW, PHD

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