Prosthet Orthot Int 2021 Aug 31. Epub 2021 Aug 31.
Graduate Program in Rehabilitation Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada GF Strong Rehabilitation Research Lab, Vancouver Coastal Research Institute, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada.
Background: Older adults with lower-limb amputations (LLAs) often experience lack of confidence and poor balance, which limits their mobility. There are few validated measures for assessing these outcomes in the LLA population.
Objectives: To assess the validity of the Life Space Assessment (LSA) and the Physical Activity Scale for the Elderly (PASE) for older adults with LLA. Read More