Évaluation des habiletés en fauteuil roulant (WST-F) / Wheelchair Skills Test (WST)

Description

Évaluation objective et standardisée de la capacité d'une personne à réaliser différentes habiletés en fauteuil roulant. La version pour les utilisateurs de fauteuil roulant manuel comprend 34 habiletés alors que celle s'adressant aux aidants en compte 33. Durée : environ 30 minutes.

Fabricant de l'outil

R. Lee Kirby, Cher Smith, Kim Parker, Mike McAllister, Joy Boyce, Paula W. Rushton, François Routhier, Krista L. Best, Diane MacKenzie, Ben Mortenson, Åse Brandt

Référence(s) bibliographique

Kirby, R.L., Swuste, J., Dupuis, D.J., MacLeod, D.A., Monroe, R. (2002). The Wheelchair Skills Test: a pilot study of a new outcome measure. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 83:10-18.

Kirby, R.L., Dupuis, D.J., Macphee, A.H., Coolen, A.L., Smith, C., Best, K.L., Newton, A.M., Mountain, A.D., Macleod, D.A., Bonaparte, J.P. (2004). The wheelchair skills test (version 2.4): measurement properties. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 85:794-804.

Lindquist, N.J., Loudon, P.E., Magis, T.F., Rispin, J.E., Kirby, R.L., Manns, P.J. (2010). Reliability of the performance and safety scores of the wheelchair skills test version 4.1 for manual wheelchair users. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 91:1752-7.

Routhier, F., Kirby, R.L., Demers, L., Depa, M., Thompson, K. (2012). Efficacy and retention of the French-Canadian version of the wheelchair skills training program for manual wheelchair users: a randomized controlled trial. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 93(6):940-8.

Best, K.L., Kirby, R.L., Smith, C., MacLeod, D.A. (2005). Wheelchair skills training for community-based manual wheelchair users: a randomized controlled trial. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 86(12): 2316-2323.

Best, K.L., Kirby, R.L., Smith, C., MacLeod, D.A. (2006). Comparison between performance with a pushrim-activated power-assisted wheelchair and a manual wheelchair on the Wheelchair Skills Test. Disabil Rehabil, 28(4):213-20.

Lemay, V., Routhier, F., Noreau, L., Phang, S.H., Ginis, K.A. (2012). Relationships between wheelchair skills, wheelchair mobility and level of injury in individuals with spinal cord injury. Spinal Cord, 50(1): 37-41.

Hosseini, S.M., Oyster, M.L., Kirby, R.L., Harrington, A.L., Boninger, M.L. (2012). Manual wheelchair skills capacity predicts quality of life and community integration in persons with spinal cord injury. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 93(12):2237-43.

Kirby, R.L., Worobey, L.A., Cowan, R., Pedersen, J.P., Heinemann, A.W., Dyson-Hudson, T.A., Shea, M., Smith, C., Rushton, P.W., Boninger, M.L. (2016). Wheelchair Skills Capacity and Performance of Manual Wheelchair Users With Spinal Cord Injury. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 97(10):1761-9.