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Table 3 Top-five of most frequently used outcome measures by private practice and nursing home physical therapists

From: Current use and barriers and facilitators for implementation of standardised measures in physical therapy in the Netherlands

Top-5 most frequently used outcome
measure in private practice
Number/% Top-5 most frequently used outcome
measure in nursing homes
Number/%
   1. Visual Analogue Scale n = 247 (23%)    1. Berg Balance Scale n = 20 (19%)
   2. Goniometer n = 77 (7%)    2. 6-minute walking test n = 15 (15%)
   3. Quebec Back Pain Disability Scale n = 60 (6%)    3. Motricity Index n = 13 (13%)
   4. Patient Specific Complaints n = 59 (6%)    4. POMA* (Tinetti) n = 12 (12%)
   5. 6-minutes walking test n = 59 (6%)    5. Functional Ambulation Categories n = 9 (9%)
  1. *Performance Oriented Mobility Assessment
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