FIST references

Cabanas-Valdés R, Bagur-Calafat C, CaballeroGómez FM, et al. Validation and reliability of the Spanish version of the Function in Sitting Test (S-FIST) to assess sitting balance in subacute post-stroke adult patients.Topics Stroke Rehabil, 2017; e-pub April 13, 2017. DOI:10.1080/10749357.2017.1316548 [View the abstract online]

Sung JH, Ousley CM, Shen S, Isaacs ZJK, Sosnoff JJ, Rice LA. Reliability and validity of the function in sitting test in nonambulatory individuals with multiple sclerosis. Int J Rehabil Res. 2016;39(4):308-312.[View the abstract online]

Gorman S, Harro C. Function In Sitting Test admission score predicts inpatient rehabilitation discharge destination.. Poster Presentation. IV STEP Conference, American Physical Therapy Association, Columbus, OH, July 17, 2016. [View the abstract online]  

Gorman SL, Harro C, Platko C, Greenwald C. Examining the Function In Sitting Test (FIST) for validity, responsiveness, and minimal clinically important difference. J Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2014;95(12):2304–2311. [View the abstract on PubMed]

Ousley CM, Isaac ZJK, Wajda DA, Rice LA, Sosnoff JJ. Validation of seated postural control measures in persons with multiple sclerosis. (poster) 4th International Symposium of Gait and Balance in Multiple Sclerosis. Cleveland, Ohio, Oct 10-11, 2014.

Gorman SL, Rivera M, McCarthy L. Reliability of the Function In Sitting Test (FIST). Rehabil Res Prac. 2014;Article ID 593280, [View the open access article here]

Mustille R, Petersen H, Abele J, et al. A pilot study of the FIST as a functional outcomes measure in a neurological acute care population (abstract). J Acute Care Phys Ther. 2013;4(3):129-130. [View the abstract here]

Rideout D, Nordstrom TM, Lazaro RT. Case 6: Coccidioidomycosis meningitis. In: Jobst E, ed. Case Files in Physical Therapy (Neurological Rehabilitation). Boston, MA:McGraw-Hill; 2014.

Gorman SL, Harro C, Platko C. Validity and responsiveness of the Function In Sitting Test (FIST) in adults in inpatient rehabilitation: preliminary results (abstract). J Rehabil Med. 2013;6(Suppl 53):99. [View the conference proceedings open access]

Gorman SL. Case 1: Acute cerebrovascular accident. In: Jobst E, ed. Case Files in Physical Therapy (Acute Care). Boston, MA:McGraw-Hill; 2013.

Gorman SL, Radtka S, Melnick M, Abrams G, Byl NN.  Development and validation of the Function In Sitting Test (FIST) in adults with acute stroke. J Neuro Phys Ther. 2010:34(3);150-160. [View the abstract on PubMed]


How to cite this web-based training (AMA 10th edition):

Gorman SL. Function In Sitting Test Web-Based Training. Samuel Merritt University website. Published June 2011. Updated May 2015. Accessed [insert date].

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