The Mini-BESTest: a review of psychometric properties

  title={The Mini-BESTest: a review of psychometric properties},
  author={S. Di Carlo and Elisabetta Bravini and S. Vercelli and G. Massazza and G. Ferriero},
  journal={International Journal of Rehabilitation Research},
  • S. Di Carlo, Elisabetta Bravini, +2 authors G. Ferriero
  • Published 2016
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • International Journal of Rehabilitation Research
  • The Mini-Balance Evaluation Systems Test (Mini-BESTest) has been identified as the most comprehensive balance measure for community-dwelling adults and elderly individuals. It can be used to assess balance impairments in several other conditions, mainly Parkinson’s disease and stroke. Despite increasing use of the Mini-BESTest since it was first published 5 years ago, no systematic review synthesizing its psychometric properties is available. The aim of this study was to provide a comprehensive… CONTINUE READING
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