The sensitivity and specificity of the balance evaluation systems test-BESTest in determining risk of fall in stroke patients


Sahin I. E. , GÜÇLÜ GÜNDÜZ A. , YAZICI G. , ÖZKUL Ç. , Volkan-Yazici M., NAZLIEL B. , ...More

NEUROREHABILITATION, vol.44, no.1, pp.67-77, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 44 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.3233/nre-182558
  • Title of Journal : NEUROREHABILITATION
  • Page Numbers: pp.67-77

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Balance disorders cause disability in stroke and increase risk of falls. The Balance Evaluation Systems Test (BESTest), examines balance, determines parameters causing balance disorders, provides information on risk factors for falls.