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CDE ID C14706
CDE Name Berg Balance Scale (BBS) – scale total score
Variable Name BBSTotScore
Definition

The total score on the Berg Balance Scale (or BBS), a clinical test of a person’s static and dynamic balance abilities.

Description
Instructions

The maximum score is 56.

Input Restrictions Free-Form Entry
Permissible Values
Question Text Total score
Data Type Numeric Values
Population Adult, Pediatric
Measurement Type
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Minimum Value 0
Maximum Value 56
Domain Outcomes and End Points
SubDomain Trunk Control/Balance
CRF Module Berg Balance Scale (BBS)
Alias Aliases for variable name not defined
Classification Supplemental
Copyright/Trademark
Previous Title Berg Balance Scale (BBS) – scale total score
References

Berg K, Wood-Dauphinee S, Williams JI and Gayton D. (1989): Measuring balance in the elderly: preliminary development of an instrument. Physiotherapy Canada 41: 304-311.

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Version Date 2013-06-11T00:00:00
Version Number 3