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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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Validation of Falls Efficacy Scale International in geriatric patients with and without cognitive impairment: results of self-report and interview-based questionnaires.
The primary outcome was the step test with secondary outcomes being the 30 second chair stand test, the timed up and go test, gait velocity and the Modified Falls Efficacy Scale.
The Falls Efficacy Scale International (FES-I): A comprehensive longitudinal validation study.
The mean values of Falls Efficacy Scale, hand grip strength, 10-meter walking time, Tinetti Balance and Gait Test, Health Assessment Questionnaire and Beck Depression Inventory scores of the patient and control groups Patient Control(n=44) (n=84) n % Mean[+ n % Mean[+ or or -]SE -]SE Falls Efficacy 18.