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Table 2 Correlation between HRQOL (SF-36) and different measures on physical function and falls efficacy

From: Associations between health-related quality of life, physical function and fear of falling in older fallers receiving home care

SF-36 subscales Sit to stand 4 Meter Walk Test Berg Balance Scale Instrumental ADL Falls Efficacy Scale - I
Physical Function 0.515*** 0.537*** 0.585*** 0.439*** −0.425***
Role Physical 0.352*** 0.275*** 0.287*** 0.250** −0.388***
Bodily Pain 0.113 0.146 −0.013 − 0.036 − 0.221**
General Health 0.270*** 0.168* 0.175* 0.120 − 0.367***
Vitality 0.193* 0.175* 0.116 0.110 −0.327***
Social Function 0.267*** 0.123 0.216** 0.210** −0.262***
Role Emotional 0.289*** 0.120 0.201* 0.134 −0.355***
Mental Health 0.225** 0.100 0.082 0.056 −0.362***
  1. * p < 0.05 **p < 0.01 ***p < 0.001
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