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Assessment Tools: Physiotherapy clinical outcome variable scales (COVS) videorecording]

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

Physiotherapy clinical outcome variable scales (COVS) videorecording

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Physiotherapy clinical outcome variable scales (COVS) videorecording

Author: Program coordinator: Louise Sealy; produced by Education Technology, Royal Ottawa Hospital Health Care Group.

Summary: Physiotherapy COVS is a functional measure developed to quantify one aspect of mobility defined as "movement from one postural position to another, or from one location to another, within walking or wheeling distance". The video shows the different scale descriptors for each function. 

Library Record:  Call # WB 460 P578pk 1999 AV ATOOLS (Reserve Desk)


  • 1 videocassette ( 42 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
  • 1 manual (34 p.)

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