1 Aug PDF | Purpose: The reliability of the Modified Rivermead Mobility Index (MRMI) has not previously been investigated in the very early. RMI = Rivermead Mobility Index MRMI = Modified Rivermead Mobility Index STREAM = Mobility Subscale of the Stroke Rehabilitation Assessment of Movement. Time to administer, An average of 3 to 5 minutes. Versions, Modified Rivermead Mobility Index. Other Languages, Italian and Dutch. Measurement Properties.

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All patients were hospitalised and had experienced a stroke within the past six weeks. That is usually the journal article mobjlity the information was first stated.

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The modified rivermead mobility index: validity and reliability.

Generate a file for use with external citation management software. The results showed that the modified RMI was: The Rivermead Mobility Index assesses functional mobility in gait, balance and transfers after stroke.

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National Center for Biotechnology InformationU. Add to My Bibliography. Inter-rater and test-retest reliability were examined by assessing thirty patients by two independent raters selected from a pool of eight physiotherapists in two different settings, an elderly care unit and a stroke rehabilitation unit.

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Responsiveness was examined by calculating the effect size statistic on the admission modiified discharge score of sixteen acute patients following stroke. If you believe that this Physiopedia article is the primary source for the information you are refering to, you can use the button below to access a related citation statement.


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These results suggest that when using the Modified RMI to assess patients in the early stages following stroke, similar results can be obtained by different raters, regardless of experience. Contents Editors Categories Share Cite. LinkOut – more resources Medical ClinicalTrials.

The number of test items was reduced from fifteen to eight items in order to measure mobility-related items that physiotherapists consider being essential for demonstrating treatment effects in patients following a stroke.

In its new form the scoring was adapted from a two-point to a six-point scale. Lennon S 1Johnson L. Original Editor – Sinead Greenan.