Journal Article (Refereed)
'It's hard to tell': the challenges of scoring patients on standardised outcome measures
Greenhalgh, J & Long, A F & Flynn, R & Tyson, S 2008, ''It's hard to tell': the challenges of scoring patients on standardised outcome measures', BioMedCentral Health Services Research.
Qualitative case study of an in-patient neurorehabilitation team who routinely collected standardised outcome measures. Data were collected using participant observation, field notes and tape recordings of multi-disciplinary team meetings during which the measures were recited and scored. The paper explores the challenges faced by multi-disciplinary teams in allocating scores on standardised outcome measures.
BioMedCentral Health Services Research