Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact


Paul Stratford

Dip.PT (Mohawk), MSc (McMaster)

Professor, School of Rehabilitation Science

Associate Member, Dept of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact

905.525.9140 x 22523
905.524.0069
stratfor@mcmaster.ca

McMaster University
Faculty of Health Sciences
Institute for Applied Health Sciences
Rm 430
1400 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario
L8S 1C7

Office location: IAHS-430

Academic Interests

Prof. Stratford's research interests are in the field of clinical measurement.

Selected Publications

  1. Deutscher D, Hart DL, Stratford PW, Dickstein R. Construct validation of a knee-specific functional status measure: a comparative study between the United States and Israel. Phys Ther. 2011;
  2. MacIntyre NJ, Bennett L, Bonnyman AM, Stratford PW. Optimizing reliability of digital inclinometer and flexicurve ruler measures of spine curvatures in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis of the spine: an illustration of the use of generalizability theory. ISRN Rheumatology. 2011; doi:10.5402/2011/571698.
  3. Hart DL, Werneke MW, Deutscher D, George SZ, Stratford PW. Effect of fear-avoidance beliefs of physical activities on a model that predicts risk-adjusted function Status outcomes. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 2011;41:336-345.
  4. Kennedy DM, Stratford PW, Robarts S, Gollish JD. Using outcome measure results to facilitate clinical decisions the first year after total hip arthroplasty. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 2011;41:232-239.
  5. Wang YC, Hart DL, Stratford PW, Mioduski JE. Baseline dependency of minimal clinically important improvement. Phys Ther. 2011;91:675-688.
  6. Stratford PW, Kennedy DM, Robarts SF. Modeling knee range of motion postarthroplasty: clinical applications. Physiother Can. 2010;62:378-387.
  7. Mokkink LB, Terwee CB, Gibbons E, Stratford PW, Alonso J, Patrick DL, Knol DL, Bouter LM, de Vet HCW. Inter-rater agreement and reliability of the COSMIN (Consensus-based Standards for the selection of health status Measurement Instruments) Checklist. BMC Med Res Methodol. 2010;10:82 (11 pages).
  8. Mokkink LB, Terwee CB, Gibbons E, Stratford PW, Alonso J, Patrick DL, Knol DL, Bouter LM, de Vet HCW. Inter-rater agreement and reliability of the COSMIN (Consensus-based Standards for the selection of health status Measurement Instruments) Checklist. BMC Med Res Methodol. 2010;10:82 (11 pages).
  9. Stratford PW, Kennedy DM, Maly MR, MacIntyre NJ. Quantifying self-report measures’ over-estimation of mobility scores postarthroplasty. Phys Ther. 2010;90:1288-1296.
  10. Hart DL, Werneke MW, Wang YC, Stratford PW, Mioduski JE. Computerized adaptive test for patients with lumbar spine impairments produced valid and responsive measures of function. Spine. 2010; 35:2157-2164.

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