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Assessment Tools: Bruininks-Oseretsky test of motor proficiency

The assessment tool collection encompasses all assessments that are used in medical rehabilitation with a primary focus on physical therapy and occupational therapy.

Bruininks-Oseretsky test of motor proficiency

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Bruininks-Oseretsky test of motor proficiency

Author: Bruininks, Robert H.

Summary: The Bruininks-Oseretsky test of motor proficiency is an individually administered test that assesses the motor functioning of children from 4 1/2 to 14 1/2 years of age. The Complete Battery - eight subtests comprised of 46 separate items - provides a comprehensive index of motor proficiency as well as separate measures of both gross and fine motor skills. The Short Form - 14 items from the Complete Battery - provides a brief survey of general motor proficiency. 


Library Record:  Call # GV 436 B892b 1987 ATOOLS (Reserve Desk)

Population Children from 4 1/2 to 14 1/2 years of age


  • 1 manual (153 p.)
  • 1 tennis ball, 1 tape measure
  • 1 roll masking tape, 1 orange/yellow target card
  • 4 piece balance beam, 1 response speed stick
  • 2 red pencils, 1 black standing mat
  • 1 ball on string
  • 1 pair scissors
  • 24 pennies
  •  2 small orange boxes
  •  50 shape cards, 24 wooden square beads
  • shoelace, 30 wooden black pegs, pegboard,
  • 1 beige testing pad

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The Neil John Maclean Health Sciences Library will provide assessment tools and outcome measures for loan to faculty, students and staff of the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority (WRHA) with a valid University of Manitoba (U of M) Library ID. If you qualify to borrow a tool you will need to fill out and present this form to the NJMHSL Circulation staff.


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