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Author: Ayres, J.A., Holser Buehler, P.
Summary: This is a perfomance-based test of unilateral gross manual dexterity. Individuals move, one at a time, the maximum number of blocks from one compartment of a box to another of equal size, within 60 seconds.
Format: Standardized motor performance tasks
Library Record: Call # BF 432.5 B57 B788b (Reserve Desk)
Population: Individuals of different ages with upper extremity disabilities
Completion time: 60 seconds for the test, and 5 minutes to administer
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