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Table 2 Scores and item-total correlations of the Falls-Efficacy Scale, Swedish version - FES(S), n = 79

From: Assessment of fall-related self-efficacy and activity avoidance in people with Parkinson's disease

   Time 1, n = 781 Time 2, n = 712
Itema Activity Mean (SD) n = 78 Corrected item-total correlations n = 69 Mean (SD) Corrected item-total correlations n = 66
1 Get in and out of bed 6.7 (3.2)
1 missing
0.82 6.9 (2.8)
1 missing
0.86
2 Get on and off the toilet 7.5 (2.8) 0.82 7.4 (2.7)
1 missing
0.89
3 Personal grooming 8.1 (2.6)
3 missing
0.78 7.8 (2.7)
1 missing
0.90
4 Get in and out of chair 6.8 (3.2) 0.87 7.0 (3.0) 0.96
5 Get dressed and undressed 7.1 (3.0) 0.87 7.2 (3.0) 0.95
6 Take a bath or a shower 7.5 (2.9) 0.85 7.3 (2.9) 0.95
7 Go up and down stairs 7.3 (3.0) 0.82 6.9 (3.0) 0.89
8 Walk around neighborhood 7.1 (3.3)
1 missing
0.73 7.0 (3.3) 0.90
9 Reach into cupboards/closets 6.7 (3.2)
1 missing
0.86 6.8 (3.1)
2 missing
0.91
10 Housecleaning 6.7 (3.1) 0.89 6.8 (3.0) 0.93
11 Prepare simple meals 6.9 (3.0) 0.89 6.6 (3.2) 0.87
12 Answer the telephone 6.2 (3.3)
2 missing
0.87 6.5 (3.3) 0.94
13 Simple shopping 6.2 (3.3)
1 missing
0.81 6.5 (3.4) 0.92
Total score Min-Max   91.6 (34.2)
0-130
n = 69
  90.6 (36.4)
13-130
n = 66
 
  Skewness (SE) -0.75 (0.29)   -0.45 (0.30)  
  Kurtosis (SE) -0.36 (0.57)   -1.22 (0.58)  
  1. aHow confident/sure are you that you can... (item wording)...without falling? Response options range from 0 (not confident at all) to ten (completely confident).
  2. 1One participant did not respond to FES(S).
  3. 2Three participants did not complete the FES(S) at time 2. At time 2, data from 5 patients were excluded due to late responses and DBS surgery (see Results).
  4. At time 1, one out of 69 (1.4%) scored 0 and 7 scored 130 (10.1%). At time 2, none of the 66 scored 0 and 7 (10.6%) scored 130.