Berg Balance Scale (BBS)


Purpose of the measure

The Berg Balance Scale (BBS) quantitatively assesses balance in older adults.

Author*: Lisa Zeltzer, MSc OT; Annabel McDermott, OT
Editors: Nicol Korner-Bitensky, PhD OT; Elissa Sitcoff, BA BSc

Evidence reviewed as of before 07-11-2010

NOTE: *The authors have no direct financial interest in any tools, tests or interventions presented in StrokEngine.