Development, reliability, and validity of the Sitting Balance Scale.

@article{Medley2011DevelopmentRA,
  title={Development, reliability, and validity of the Sitting Balance Scale.},
  author={Ann Medley and M. Thompson},
  journal={Physiotherapy theory and practice},
  year={2011},
  volume={27 7},
  pages={471-81}
}
The Sitting Balance Scale (SBS) measures sitting balance for frail older adults who are primarily nonambulatory. Purposes were to generate items representing different functional abilities of sitting balance, reduce the number of items to make a clinically useful tool, refine the assessment, and establish reliability and validity. The study was conducted in… CONTINUE READING