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Table 3 Subjective and objective measurements

From: Methodology and demographics of a single blinded, randomized controlled trial of chiropractic compared to physical therapy for balance impairments in community dwelling geriatric patients with or without low back pain

Test Variable Time points
Performance Oriented Mobility Assessment Balance and gait Baseline, 6/12 weeks
Berg Balance Scale Static and dynamic - balance Baseline, 6/12 weeks
NeuroCom Limits of Stability Test Ability to control sway - balance Baseline, 6/12 weeks
NeuroCom Mod CTSIB Balance Baseline, 6/12 weeks
Timed Get up and Go Test Gait Baseline, 6/12 weeks
Falls Efficacy Scale Fear of falling Baseline, 6/12 weeks
Oswestry Disability Index Low back disability Baseline, 6/12 weeks
SF-36 Questionnaire Health related quality of life Baseline, 6/12 weeks
Tampa Kinesiophobia Scale Fear of movement Baseline, 6/12 weeks
Visual Analog Scale Pain level - current Baseline, 6/12 weeks
21 point Box Scale Pain - worst, least, usual, days in pain Baseline, 6/12 weeks