Publications & Presentations

Publications

Journal Articles

Dumas, H. M., Fragala-Pinkham, M. A., Haley, S. M., Ni, P., Coster, W. J., Kramer, J., Kao, Y., Moed, R., & Ludlow, L. H. (2012). Computer adaptive test performance in children with and without disabilities: Prospective field study of the PEDI-CAT. Disability and Rehabilitation, 34(4), 393-401. Abstract

Coster, W., Law, M., Bedell, G., Khetani, M.A., Cousins, M., & Teplicky, R. (2012). Development of the Participation and Environment Measure for Children and Youth: Conceptual basis. Disability and Rehabilitation, 34(3), 238-46. doi: 10.3109/09638288.2011.603017  Abstract

Coster, W. J., Bedell, G., Law, M., Khetani, M. A., Teplicky, R., Liljenquist, K., Gleason, K., & Kao, Y. (2011). Psychometric evaluation of the Participation and Environment Measure for Children and Youth (PEM-CY). Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, 53(11), 1030-7.  doi: 10.1111/j.1469-8749.2011.04094  Abstract

Haley, S. M., Coster, W. J., Dumas, H. M., Fragala-Pinkham, M. A., Kramer, J., Ni, P., … Ludlow, L. H. (2011). Accuracy and precision of the Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory computer-adaptive tests (PEDI-CAT). Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, 53(12), 1100-1106. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-8749.2011.04107  Abstract

Bedell, G. M., Khetani, M. A., Cousins, M., Coster, W. J., & Law, M. (2011). Parent perspectives to inform development of measures of children’s participation and environment. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 92, 765-773. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2010.12.029  Abstract

Haley, S., Coster, W., Kao, Y., Dumas, H. M., Fragala-Pinkham, M. A., Kramer, J. M., … Moed, R. (2010). Lessons from Use of the Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory-Where Do We Go From HerePediatric Physical Therapy, 22(1), 69-75.  Abstract

Dumas, H. M., Fragala-Pinkham, M. A., Haley, S. M., Coster, W. J., Kramer, J. M., Kao, Y., & Moed, R. (2010). Item bank development for a revised Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory (PEDI). Physical and Occupational Therapy in Pediatrics, 30(3), 168-184. doi: 10.3109/01942631003640493  Abstract

Coster, W. & Khetani, M. A. (2008). Measuring participation of children with disabilities-Issues and challenges. Disability and Rehabilitation, 30(8), 639-648. doi: 10.1080/09638280701400375  Abstract

Kao, Y., Kramer, J. M., Liljenquist, K., Tian, F., & Coster, W. J. (in press). Comparing the functional performance of children and youth with autism, developmental disabilities, and without disabilities using the revised Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory (PEDI) items. American Journal of Occupational Therapy.

Book Chapters

Bedell, G. M., Khetani, M. A., Coster, W. J., Cousins, M., & Law, M. (in press). Community, social, and civic life. In A. Majnemer (Ed.), Measures for Children with Developmental Disabilities: Framed by the ICF-CY. London, UK: Mac Keith Press.

Khetani, M.A., Bedell, G., Coster, W., Cousins, M., & Law, M. (in press). Environmental factors: Physical, social and attitudinal environment. In A. Majnemer (Ed.), Measures for Children with Developmental Disabilities: Framed by the ICF-CY. London, UK:  Mac Keith Press.

Presentations

Kao, Y., Coster, W. J., Kramer, J. & the PEDI-CAT Team. (April 2011). Measuring Transition from Parent to Child: the Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory Computer Adaptive Test (PEDI-CAT). Poster presented at the American Occupational Therapy Association Conference, Philadelphia, PA.

Kramer, J., Coster, W. J., Kao, Y., & Orsmond, G. (April 2011). “I’m My Child’s Prefrontal Lobe”: Evaluation of the Performance of Everyday Activities by Parents of Children with Autism. Paper presented at the American Occupational Therapy Association Conference, Philadelphia, PA.

Bedell, G. M., Coster, W. J., Law, M., Teplicky, R., Khetani, M. A., Liljenquist, K., … Cousins, M. (April 2011). Participation and Environment Measure for Children and Youth (PEM-CY): Descriptive and Psychometric Findings. Poster presented at the American Occupational Therapy Association Conference, Philadelphia, PA.  (**Please click Participation and Environment Project_ AOTA 2011 Poster PDF to download the file.)

Kao, Y., Coster, W. J. & the PEDI-CAT Team. (March 2011). Measuring Transition from Parent to Child. Poster Presented at Society for Research in Child Development Biennial Meeting, Montreal, Canada.

Coster, W. J. (April 2010). Capturing the influence of environment on children’s participation. Invited Panelist for AOTA/AOTF Research Colloquium and Tea at the American Occupational Therapy Association Conference, Orlando, FL.

Bedell, G. M., Khetani, M. A., Coster, W. J., & Law, M. (April 2009). Developing measures of participation and environment for children with disabilities: Parent perspectives. Research panel presented at the American Occupational Therapy Association Conference, Houston, TX.

Khetani, M. A., Bedell, G. M., Coster, W. J., & Law, M. (March 2009). Environmental influences on the social participation of children with developmental disabilities: Parent and child perspectives informing measurement development. Poster presented at the 42nd Annual Gatlinburg Conference, New Orleans, LA.