Activities-Specific Balance Confidence Scale


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Related to Activities-Specific Balance Confidence Scale: Berg Balance Scale, Falls Efficacy Scale

Activities-Specific Balance Confidence Scale

Abbreviation: ABC
A 16-item instrument designed to measure a patient’s perceived level of confidence in performing common ADLs without losing balance and falling. The patient ranks his confidence to complete each item from 0% (no confidence) to 100% (complete confidence).
See also: scale
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Psychometric properties of the Activities-specific Balance Confidence Scale among individuals with a lower-limb amputation.
Balance in personal care home residents: A comparison of the Berg Balance Scale, the Multi-Directional Reach Test, and the Activities-Specific Balance Confidence Scale. Journal of Geriatric Physical Therapy, 28(2), 48-53.
Psychometric properties of the Activities-Specific Balance Confidence scale and the survey of activities and fear of falling in older women.

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