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Table 1 Participant characteristics for the study populations in the two reliability investigations

From: A validation study using a modified version of Postural Assessment Scale for Stroke Patients: Postural Stroke Study in Gothenburg (POSTGOT)

  Intrarater Interrater
  reliability reliability
  n 114 n 15
Age, years   
Mean (SD) 73.85 (10.88) 76.7 (7.8)
Median (range) 74.41 (42-94) 79 (44-90)
Gender, n (%)   
Male 67 (59%) 8 (53%)
Female 47 (41%) 7 (47%)
Stroke type, n (%)   
Ischemic 111 (97%) 15 (100%)
Haemorrhagic 13 (3%)  
Side location of the stroke   
Left 60 (53%) 8 (53%)
Right 54 (47%) 7 (47%)
M-MAS UAS-95 median (range) score 0-55 (n 98) 47 (0-55) 38 (19-55)
BBS median (range) score 0-56 (n 111) 39 (0-56) 39 (0-56)
SwePASS 1st occasion median (range) score 0-36 30 (3-36) 30 (10-36)
SwePASS 2nd occasion time median (range) score 0-36 30 (3-36) 31 (8-36)
  1. M-MAS UAS-95: Modified Motor Assessment Scale Uppsala Akademiska Sjukhus;
  2. BBS: Berg Balance Scale; SwePASS: Swedish version of Postural Assessment Scale for Stroke Patients.