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Related to Activities-Specific Balance Confidence Scale: Berg Balance Scale, Falls Efficacy Scale

Scale

Payment of different rates of interest on CDs of varying maturities. A bank is said to "post a scale." Commercial paper dealers also post scales.

Scale

The range of prices at which an underwriter offers to place with investors a serial bond, where the individual bonds have different maturities.

scale

The schedule of yields (or prices) at which a serial bond issue is offered to the public by the underwriter. The schedule reflects yields at the various maturities being offered. Also called offering scale. See also inverted scale, preliminary scale.

scale

The relationship between measurements on a plan or map and the dimensions of the physical object represented.One inch might represent 10 feet or 10 miles.Topographic maps contain two scales,one for distance and one for change in elevation.

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Abbreviations: ABC = Activities-Specific Balance Confidence Scale, ANOVA = analysis of variance, HAG = high activity group, LAG = low activity group, LL = lower-limb, SAM = StepWatch Activity Monitor, SPM = steps per minute, TFA = transfemoral amputation, TTA = transtibial amputation.
They also filled self-applicable questionnaires for possible factors on walking impairment, such as fatigue (Modified Fatigue Impact Scale), vision-Specific quality of life (National Eye Institute Vision Functioning Questionnaire-25), balance confidence (The Activities-specific Balance Confidence Scale), level of physical activity (International Physical Activity Questionnaire), and walking impact (Multiple Sclerosis Walking Scale-12).
Abbreviations: ABC = Activities-Specific Balance Confidence Scale, BBS = Berg Balance Scale, CI = confidence interval, FSST = Four Square Step Test, HHA = household ambulator, ICC = intraclass correlation coefficient, LCA = limited community ambulator, LI = less impaired, MDC = minimal detectable change, mFSST = Modified Four Square Step Test, SD = standard deviation, SI = significantly impaired, TUG = Timed "Up and Go" test, UCA = unlimited community ambulator.

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