Activities specific Balance Confidence Scale (ABC-Scale) - bend to floor scale

General Details:

Name:
Activities specific Balance Confidence Scale (ABC-Scale) - bend to floor scale
Steward:
NINDS
Definition:
Using the Activities-specific Balance Confidence (ABC) Scale, the level of confidence that the participant/subject reports for being able to maintain balance and remain steady when bending over and pick up an object from the floor
Registration Status:
Qualified

Permissible Values:

Value Type:
Value List
Unit of Measure:
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Value Code Name Code Code System Code Description
0% 0% no confidence
10% 10%
20% 20%
30% 30%
40% 40%
50% 50%
60% 60%
70% 70%
80% 80%
90% 90%
100% 100% completely confident

Designations:

Designation:
Activities specific Balance Confidence Scale (ABC-Scale) - bend to floor scale
Tags:
Designation:
How confident are you that you can maintain your balance and remain steady when you bend over and pick up a slipper from the front of a closet floor
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Question Text

Designations:

Definition:
Using the Activities-specific Balance Confidence (ABC) Scale, the level of confidence that the participant/subject reports for being able to maintain balance and remain steady when bending over and pick up an object from the floor
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Anita M. Myers. School of Public Health and Health Systems. University of Waterloo. Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1. Email: amyers@uwaterloo.ca Powell LE, Myers AM. The Activities-specific Balance Confidence (ABC) Scale. J Gerontol Med Sci 1995; 50(1): M28-34 Hill K. The Activities-specific Balance Confidence (ABC) Scale. Australian Journal of Physiotherapy. 2005; 51:197.

Identifiers:

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NLM
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3t1NAYjt8vt
Version:
3.1
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NINDS
Id:
C14836
Version:
3
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BRICS Variable Name
Id:
ABCScaleCnfidnceStairsScale
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