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Activities-Specific Balance Confidence Scale

Area of Assessment

Balance – Vestibular
Balance – Non-vestibular
Functional Mobility

Time

minutes , New Clinician and Experienced Clinician: approximately 5-10 minutes
Can be self-administered or via interview; recommended to administer by face-to-face interview (Powell & Meyers et al, 1995).

Assessment Type

Patient Reported Outcomes

cost

Not Free

Rehabilitation Measure

RehabMeasures Instrument

Motion Sensitivity Quotient/Test

Area of Assessment

Balance – Vestibular
Functional Mobility
Vestibular

Time

minutes

Assessment Type

Patient Reported Outcomes

cost

Free

Rehabilitation Measure

RehabMeasures Instrument

Function in Sitting Test

Area of Assessment

Balance – Non-vestibular

Time

minutes

Assessment Type

Performance Measure

cost

Free

Rehabilitation Measure

RehabMeasures Instrument

Five Times Sit to Stand Test

Area of Assessment

Functional Mobility
Strength

Time

minutes , Depends on the number of trials

Assessment Type

Performance Measure

cost

Free

Rehabilitation Measure

RehabMeasures Instrument

Dizziness Handicap Inventory

Area of Assessment

Balance – Vestibular
Gait
Quality of Life
Social Relationships
Vestibular

Time

minutes

Assessment Type

Patient Reported Outcomes

cost

Free

Rehabilitation Measure

RehabMeasures Instrument

Vertigo Symptom Scale

Area of Assessment

Balance – Vestibular
General Health
Mental Health
Stress & Coping
Vestibular

Time

minutes

Assessment Type

Patient Reported Outcomes

cost

Free

Rehabilitation Measure

RehabMeasures Instrument

Visual Vertigo Analogue Scale

Area of Assessment

Activities of Daily Living
Balance – Vestibular
Functional Mobility
Gait
Vestibular

Time

minutes

Assessment Type

Patient Reported Outcomes

cost

Free

Rehabilitation Measure

RehabMeasures Instrument

Romberg Test

Area of Assessment

Balance – Vestibular
Balance – Non-vestibular

Time

minutes

Assessment Type

Performance Measure

cost

Free

Rehabilitation Measure

RehabMeasures Instrument

Side-lying Test for BPPV (Semont Diagnostic Maneuver)

Area of Assessment

Vestibular

Time

minutes , 5 Minutes or Less

cost

Free

Rehabilitation Measure

RehabMeasures Instrument

Disability Rating Scale / Disability Scale (Vestibular Disorders)

Area of Assessment

Activities of Daily Living
Balance – Vestibular
Functional Mobility
General Health
Occupational Performance

Time

minutes

Assessment Type

Patient Reported Outcomes

cost

Free

Rehabilitation Measure

RehabMeasures Instrument

Clinical Test of Sensory Interaction on Balance

Area of Assessment

Balance – Vestibular
Balance – Non-vestibular

Time

minutes , 9 MINUTES FOR TESTING ALL CONDITIONS (6 CONDITIONS * 3 TRIALS * 30 SECONDS), WITH ADDITIONAL TIME FOR SETUP AND EXPLANATION; 3 TRIALS OF FULL TEST IN 20 MIN (COHEN, BLATCHLY ET AL, 1993)

Assessment Type

Performance Measure

cost

Free

Rehabilitation Measure

Modified Clinical Test of Sensory Interaction on Balance

Modified Clinical Test of Sensory Interaction on Balance

Area of Assessment

Balance – Vestibular
Balance – Non-vestibular

Time

minutes

Assessment Type

Performance Measure

cost

Free

Rehabilitation Measure