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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.
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Scale

The range of prices at which an underwriter offers to place with investors a serial bond, where the individual bonds have different maturities.
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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.
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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.
Houve melhora importante na avaliacao do equilibrio por meio da escala denominada Tinetti's Falls Efficacy Scale em apenas dois estudos; um deles com apenas um grupo Wii realizando em um periodo de quatro semanas' 10 sessoes de 20 minutos cada' o qual obteve uma melhora de 11% no escore total [17]; e um ensaio clinico controlado randomizado' que teve duracao total de 20 semanas de treino' uma hora por sessao' uma vez por semana, encontrando reducao significante nos escores para os tres grupos na condicao estatica e para os grupos de programas de atividades fisicas adaptadas e programa de atividades fisicas adaptadas combinado com o Wii nas condicoes dinamicas [20].
Development and initial validation of the Iconographical Falls Efficacy Scale. Journal of Gerontology, 66(6), 674-680.
The Modified Falls Efficacy Scale (MFES) is a 14 item rating scale used to assess confidence in performing ADLs without falling [17].