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Recent Article Published by Jean Hall & Noelle Kurth

Thursday, February 02, 2012

Dr. Jean Hall and Noelle Kurth have published an article in the Disability and Health Journal, “Discrepancy among Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, Social Security, and Functional Disability Measurement”. In this article, the authors examine and discuss the found limitations in using the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System for measuring disability prevalence, and implications for the new federal standards for the measurement of disability status. To access the article through the journal’s online website, please click the link below:

Hall, J.P., Kurth, N.K., & Fall, E. (2012). Discrepancy among behavioral risk factor surveillance system, social security, and functional disability measurement. Disability and Health Journal, 5(1), 60-63