. "Appendix B: Workshop Agenda and Presenters." Improving the Measurement of Late-Life Disability in Population Surveys: Beyond ADLs and IADLs: Summary of a Workshop. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press, 2009.
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Improving the Measurement of Late-Life Disability in Population Surveys: Beyond ADLs and IADLs - Summary of a Workshop
Overview of Background Paper—Population Survey Measures of Functioning: Strengths and Weaknesses
Developing Questions in Surveys to Identify People Early in the Disablement Process
Enhancing the Ascertainment of Disability
Self Versus Proxy Responses in Population Surveys
Expanding Mode of Survey Administration – (face to face, telephone, Internet, etc.)
11:45 a.m.–12:15 p.m.
Comments and General Discussion
Working Lunch—Continuation of Discussion
Potential Methods for Refining or Augmenting Current Measures of Late-Life Disability in PopulationSurveys to Foster Comparability Across Key Subgroups(taking into account suitability for populationsurveys, relevance for monitoring trends, response burden and bias, and costs)
Performance Measures in Population Surveys:
Initial use and diffusion
Using performance measures to calibrate disability cut-points across population groups
Improving Patient Reported Measurement of Disability Using Item Response Theory/Computer-Adaptive Testing Techniques: