The Journal of Korean Physical Therapy Indexed in /covered by CAS, KoreaScience & DOI/Crossref:eISSN 2287-156X   pISSN 1229-0475

The Journal of Korean Physical Therapy Indexed in /covered by CAS, KoreaScience & DOI/Crossref:eISSN 2287-156X pISSN 1229-0475

Table. 6.

Table. 6.

Changes in Fall Efficacy before and after training

Experiment Group 1 (n=7) Experiment Group 2 (n=7) Control Group (n=7) χ2 p



Mean±SD Mean±SD Mean±SD
K-FES (score)
Pre 56.43± 23.02 68.29± 17.79 48.71± 20.00 2.376 0.305
Post 42.29± 22.89 58.14± 19.35 43.14± 17.94
Post-Pre -14.14± 9.84 -10.14± 9.01 -5.57± 4.28 4.073 0.130
z -2.366 -2.366 -2.214
p 0.018* 0.018* 0.027*

Mean±SD.

K-FES: Korean Falls Efficacy Scale, Experiment Group 1: performed various lower extremity exercise using a swiss ball, Experiment Group 2: performed same exercise without swiss ball, Control Group: general physical therapy.

*p<0.05.

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