Reliability of four scales on balance disorders in persons with multiple sclerosis.

@article{Cattaneo2007ReliabilityOF,
  title={Reliability of four scales on balance disorders in persons with multiple sclerosis.},
  author={Davide Cattaneo and Johanna Jonsdottir and Stefania Repetti},
  journal={Disability and rehabilitation},
  year={2007},
  volume={29 24},
  pages={1920-5}
}
PURPOSE Balance rehabilitation is an important component of the retraining program in people with multiple sclerosis (MS). Measuring balance is fundamental for an accurate assessment and therapy selection. The aim of this study was to compare interrater and test-retest reliability of the Berg Balance Scale, the Dynamic Gait Index, the Dizziness Handicap Inventory and the Activities-specific Balance Confidence. METHOD A group of 25 persons were enrolled in the study. The group consisted of 8… CONTINUE READING