Journal of Outcome Measurement

Richard M. Smith, Editor. Published quarterly by Rehabilitation Foundation Inc., P.O. Box 675, Wheaton IL 60189.

Volume 1, Number 4. 1997

Evaluating the FONE-FIM. Part II. Concurrent Validity and Influencing Factors, Wei-Ching Chang, Chetwyn Chan, Susan Slaughter, Deborah Cartwright (pp. 259-285)

Post-Hoc Rasch Analysis of Optimal Categorization of an Ordered-Response Scale, Weimo Zhu, Wynn F. Updyke, Cheryl Lewandowski (pp. 286-304)

The Sexual Experiences Survey: Interpretation and Validity, George Karabatsos (pp. 305-328)

Equating the MOS SF36 and LSU HSI Physical Functioning Scales, William P. Fisher, Jr., Robert L. Eubanks, Robert L. Marier (pp. 329-362)

Volume 2, Number 1. 1998

The Dimensionality and Validity of the Older Americans Resources and Services (OARS) Activities of Daily Living (ADL) Scale, Susan E. Doble and Anne G. Fisher (pp.4-24)

Man is the measure ... the measurer, Mark H. Stone (pp. 25-32)

Evidence for the Validity of a Rasch Model Technique for Identifying Differential Item Functioning, Janice Dowd Scheuneman and Raja G. Subhiyah (pp.33-42)

Rasch Analysis of Distractors in Multiple-choice Items, Wen-chung Wang (pp. 43-65)

Using Item Mean Squares to Evaluate Fit to the Rasch Model, Richard M. Smith, Randall E. Schumacker, and M. Joan Bush (pp. 66-78)

Volume 2, Number 2. 1998

The Functional Assessment Measure (FAM) in Closed Traumatic Brain Injury Outpatients: A Rasch-Based Psychometric Study, Luigi Tesio and Anna Cantagallo (pp. 79-96)

The Effect of Item Pool Restriction on the Precision of Ability Measurement for a Rasch-Based CAT: Comparisons to Traditional Fixed Length Examinations, Perry N. Halkitis (pp. 97-122)

Controlling the Judge Variable in Grading Essay-Type Items: An Application of Rasch Analyses to the Recruitment Exam for Korean Public School Teachers, Sunhee Chae (pp. 123-141)

Team Assessment Utilizing a Many-Facet Rasch Model, Jeff M. Allen and Randall E. Schumacker (pp.142-158)

Round-Off Error, Blind Faith, and the Powers That Be: A Caution on Numerical Error in Coefficients for Polynomial Curves Fit to Psychophysical Data, Vincent J. Samar and Carol Lee De Filippo (pp.159-167)

Book Review of "Measuring Second Language Performance" (Tim McNamara, 1996), Trevor Bond (pp. 168-170)

Smith R. M. (1998) Journal of Outcome Measurement. Rasch Measurement Transactions 12:1 p. 613.

Journal of Outcome Measurement. Smith R. M. … Rasch Measurement Transactions, 1998, 12:1 p. 613.

Rasch-Related Resources: Rasch Measurement YouTube Channel
Rasch Measurement Transactions & Rasch Measurement research papers - free An Introduction to the Rasch Model with Examples in R (eRm, etc.), Debelak, Strobl, Zeigenfuse Rasch Measurement Theory Analysis in R, Wind, Hua Applying the Rasch Model in Social Sciences Using R, Lamprianou El modelo métrico de Rasch: Fundamentación, implementación e interpretación de la medida en ciencias sociales (Spanish Edition), Manuel González-Montesinos M.
Rasch Models: Foundations, Recent Developments, and Applications, Fischer & Molenaar Probabilistic Models for Some Intelligence and Attainment Tests, Georg Rasch Rasch Models for Measurement, David Andrich Constructing Measures, Mark Wilson Best Test Design - free, Wright & Stone
Rating Scale Analysis - free, Wright & Masters
Virtual Standard Setting: Setting Cut Scores, Charalambos Kollias Diseño de Mejores Pruebas - free, Spanish Best Test Design A Course in Rasch Measurement Theory, Andrich, Marais Rasch Models in Health, Christensen, Kreiner, Mesba Multivariate and Mixture Distribution Rasch Models, von Davier, Carstensen
Rasch Books and Publications: Winsteps and Facets
Applying the Rasch Model (Winsteps, Facets) 4th Ed., Bond, Yan, Heene Advances in Rasch Analyses in the Human Sciences (Winsteps, Facets) 1st Ed., Boone, Staver Advances in Applications of Rasch Measurement in Science Education, X. Liu & W. J. Boone Rasch Analysis in the Human Sciences (Winsteps) Boone, Staver, Yale Appliquer le modèle de Rasch: Défis et pistes de solution (Winsteps) E. Dionne, S. Béland
Introduction to Many-Facet Rasch Measurement (Facets), Thomas Eckes Rasch Models for Solving Measurement Problems (Facets), George Engelhard, Jr. & Jue Wang Statistical Analyses for Language Testers (Facets), Rita Green Invariant Measurement with Raters and Rating Scales: Rasch Models for Rater-Mediated Assessments (Facets), George Engelhard, Jr. & Stefanie Wind Aplicação do Modelo de Rasch (Português), de Bond, Trevor G., Fox, Christine M
Exploring Rating Scale Functioning for Survey Research (R, Facets), Stefanie Wind Rasch Measurement: Applications, Khine Winsteps Tutorials - free
Facets Tutorials - free
Many-Facet Rasch Measurement (Facets) - free, J.M. Linacre Fairness, Justice and Language Assessment (Winsteps, Facets), McNamara, Knoch, Fan

To be emailed about new material on
please enter your email address here:

I want to Subscribe: & click below
I want to Unsubscribe: & click below

Please set your SPAM filter to accept emails from welcomes your comments:

Your email address (if you want us to reply):


ForumRasch Measurement Forum to discuss any Rasch-related topic

Go to Top of Page
Go to index of all Rasch Measurement Transactions
AERA members: Join the Rasch Measurement SIG and receive the printed version of RMT
Some back issues of RMT are available as bound volumes
Subscribe to Journal of Applied Measurement

Go to Institute for Objective Measurement Home Page. The Rasch Measurement SIG (AERA) thanks the Institute for Objective Measurement for inviting the publication of Rasch Measurement Transactions on the Institute's website,

Coming Rasch-related Events
May 17 - June 21, 2024, Fri.-Fri. On-line workshop: Rasch Measurement - Core Topics (E. Smith, Winsteps),
June 12 - 14, 2024, Wed.-Fri. 1st Scandinavian Applied Measurement Conference, Kristianstad University, Kristianstad, Sweden
June 21 - July 19, 2024, Fri.-Fri. On-line workshop: Rasch Measurement - Further Topics (E. Smith, Winsteps),
Aug. 5 - Aug. 6, 2024, Fri.-Fri. 2024 Inaugural Conference of the Society for the Study of Measurement (Berkeley, CA), Call for Proposals
Aug. 9 - Sept. 6, 2024, Fri.-Fri. On-line workshop: Many-Facet Rasch Measurement (E. Smith, Facets),
Oct. 4 - Nov. 8, 2024, Fri.-Fri. On-line workshop: Rasch Measurement - Core Topics (E. Smith, Winsteps),
Jan. 17 - Feb. 21, 2025, Fri.-Fri. On-line workshop: Rasch Measurement - Core Topics (E. Smith, Winsteps),
May 16 - June 20, 2025, Fri.-Fri. On-line workshop: Rasch Measurement - Core Topics (E. Smith, Winsteps),
June 20 - July 18, 2025, Fri.-Fri. On-line workshop: Rasch Measurement - Further Topics (E. Smith, Facets),
Oct. 3 - Nov. 7, 2025, Fri.-Fri. On-line workshop: Rasch Measurement - Core Topics (E. Smith, Winsteps),


The URL of this page is