Falls Efficacy Scale


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Falls Efficacy Scale

, falls efficacy scale Abbreviation: FES
A questionnaire to assess the level of confidence that patients have in performing activities of daily living without fear of falling.
See also: scale
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Medidas subjetivas para analise do equilibrio foram consideras em alguns artigos, por meio da Falls Efficacy Scale - International (FES-I) [14] e sua versao curta short FES-I22 e, tambem da escala denominada Activities-specific Balance Confidence scale (ABC) [19].
Validation of the Falls Efficacy Scale International in fall-prone older persons.
The patient's Tinetti falls efficacy scale improved from 21/100 to 15/100.