International Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

International Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Open Access

ISSN: 2329-9096

Gavin Williams

Department of Physiotherapy, The University of Melbourne, Carlton 3010, Victoria, Australia

  • Mini Review   
    Application and Implementation of the High-Level Mobility Assessment Tool (HiMAT): An Overview
    Author(s): Gavin Williams* and Beverly J Eldridge

    Levels of mobility that are more advanced or ‘high-level’ that independent walking are required for participation and play in many social, leisure and social activities. These activities are important for quality of life. In recent years there has been a shift towards clinical research and programs that are aimed to improve a person’s capacity for high-level mobility. In order to evaluate the effectiveness of such programs, the High-level Mobility Assessment Tool (HiMAT) was developed. This short commentary discusses the development and application of the HiMAT in children and adults with health conditions that lead to mobility limitations... View More»
    DOI: 10.35248/2329-9096.21.9.591

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