The Center for Outcome Measurement
in Brain Injury
to the homepage of the Center for Outcome Measurement in Brain Injury
(COMBI), an online resource for those needing detailed information
and support in regards to outcome measures for brain injuries. The
measures included in the COMBI are commonly used in the field of
brain injury rehabilitation and assessment. The COMBI is a collaborative
project of 16 brain injury facilities or centers, most of them Traumatic
Brain Injury Model Systems (through grants funded by the National
Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research). Each center
contributes information on one or more measures.
each measure there may be a syllabus and training information, rating
forms, background information on validity and reliability, a reference
list of published studies, and testing materials. A FAQ (Frequently
Asked Question) section is also being included, compiled from past
training information and questions e-mailed to us. To find out which
scales are currently featured in the COMBI, go to the Scales
page. There are currently more than 25 instruments featured on the
around on the COMBI To find out which scales are currently featured in the
COMBI, go to the Scales page.
find out more about the COMBI and the organizations that work to
make it successful, go to the Background page.
fill out our online survey, go to the Survey
read current and back issues of our online newsletter, Outcome Oriented,
go to the Newsletter page.
October 2014 French-Canadian translations of the MPAI-4 (Mayo Portland Adaptability Inventory) Rating Form, the M2PI (Participation Index) and MPAI-4 Manual have been added.
Access the instrument here.
COMBI is a collaborative project coordinated by the Rehabilitation
Research Center at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center. For additional
information, please contact Dr. Linda Isaac, PhD at