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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.
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Medidas subjetivas para analise do equilibrio foram consideras em alguns artigos, por meio da Falls Efficacy Scale
- International (FES-I)  e sua versao curta short FES-I22 e, tambem da escala denominada Activities-specific Balance Confidence scale (ABC) .
Validation of the Falls Efficacy Scale
International in fall-prone older persons.
It was measured with the 16-item Falls Efficacy Scale
(FES) (Yardley et al.
The patient's Tinetti falls efficacy scale
improved from 21/100 to 15/100.