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Table 3 Scoring distribution and data completeness of Falls Efficacy Scale-International (FES-I)

From: Psychometric properties of the original and short versions of the Falls Efficacy Scale-International (FES-I) in people with Parkinson’s disease

Item Activity Mean (SD) n = 101 Missing or invalid responses
1 Cleaning the house 2.0 (1.1) 2
2 Getting dressed or undressed 1.5 (0.8) 1
3 Preparing simple meals 1.4 (0.8) 2
4 Taking a bath or shower 1.6 (1.0) -
5 Going to the shop 1.7 (1.1) 1
6 Getting in or out of a chair 1.7 (0.8) 2
7 Going up or down stairs 2.0 (1.0) 1
8 Walking around in the neighbourhood 1.7 (0.9) -
9 Reaching for something above your head or on the ground 2.0 (1.0) 1
10 Going to answer the telephone before it stops ringing 1.7 (0.9) 2
11 Walking on a slippery surface 2.7 (1.0) -
12 Visiting a friend or relative 1.7 (0.9) 1
13 Walking in a place with crowds 1.9 (1.0) -
14 Walking on an uneven surface 2.3 (1.1) 1
15 Walking up or down a slope 2.3 (1.1) -
16 Going out to a social event 1.7 (0.9) -
  1. Possible item score range 1–4, higher = worse
  2. Bold items are included in Short FES-I