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The validity and reliability of the four square step test in different adult populations: a systematic review.

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Background

The four square step test (FSST) was first validated in healthy older adults to provide a measure of dynamic standing balance and mobility. The FSST has since been used in a variety of patient populations. The purpose of this systematic review is to determine the validity and reliability of the FSST in these different adult patient populations.

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The literature search was conducted to highlight all the studies that measured validity and reliabilit...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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10.1186/s13643-017-0577-5

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0000-0003-4199-8607
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDORMS
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Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
Systematic Reviews Journal website
Volume:
6
Issue:
1
Pages:
187
Publication date:
2017-09-05
Acceptance date:
2017-08-31
DOI:
EISSN:
2046-4053
ISSN:
2046-4053
Pubs id:
pubs:730135
URN:
uri:3164c5f2-2c36-4213-ba97-adb0ba7163d8
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uuid:3164c5f2-2c36-4213-ba97-adb0ba7163d8
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pubs:730135

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