Chapter 5. Evaluating Rehabilitation Services

  1. Rebecca Jester
  1. Rebecca Jester

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470775028.ch5

Advancing Practice in Rehabilitation Nursing

Advancing Practice in Rehabilitation Nursing

How to Cite

Jester, R. (2007) Evaluating Rehabilitation Services, in Advancing Practice in Rehabilitation Nursing (ed R. Jester), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470775028.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 24 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405125086

Online ISBN: 9780470775028

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Keywords:

  • rehabilitation services;
  • patient satisfaction;
  • clinical governance;
  • patient assessment;
  • joint movement

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Justification for Evaluation

  • Setting Up and Evaluating Nurse-Led Services

  • Defining Patient Outcomes

  • Disease-Specific and Generic Health and Quality-of-Life Outcomes

  • Psychometric Properties of Outcome Measures

  • Patient Satisfaction As a Legitimate Measure of Outcome

  • Economic Evaluation

  • Conclusions

  • References