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Correlation between One Leg Stand Test and Paediatric Balance Scale in children aged 7-12 years

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Nurul Kusuma Wardani,

Universitas Airlangga, Surabaya, ID
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Lecturer, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine
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Martha Kurnia Kusumawardani ,

Universitas Airlangga, Surabaya, ID
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Lecturer, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine
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Juwita Arum Mayangsari,

Universitas Airlangga, Surabaya, ID
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Medical Officer, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine
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Sri Mardjiati Mei Wulan

Universitas Airlangga, Surabaya, ID
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Lecturer, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine
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Abstract

Objective: To analyse the correlation between One Leg Stand Test (OLST) and Paediatric Balance Scale (PBS)


Study design: Analytical cross-sectional study


Place and duration: Mojo 3 Elementary School, from July to October 2019


Method: One hundred and ninety three children aged 7-12 years were included in the study. Each age group was given OLST and PBS examination. Statistical analysis was done with nonparametric correlation Spearman’s rho test


Results: There was significant correlation between OLST and PBS in the 7 year age group and the 8 year age group but not in other age groups.


Conclusions: There was correlation between OLST and PBS in elementary school children in the 7 and 8 year-age groups but not in other age groups


Sri Lanka Journal of Child Health, 2022; 51(2): 204-208

How to Cite: Wardani, N.K., Kusumawardani, M.K., Mayangsari, J.A. and Wulan, S.M.M., 2022. Correlation between One Leg Stand Test and Paediatric Balance Scale in children aged 7-12 years. Sri Lanka Journal of Child Health, 51(2), pp.204–208. DOI: http://doi.org/10.4038/sljch.v51i2.10118
Published on 05 Jun 2022.
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