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Table 4 Quantitative measures

From: Feasibility of ActivABLES to promote home-based exercise and physical activity of community-dwelling stroke survivors with support from caregivers: A mixed methods study

 pre-testahalftime of the interventionapost-testachange in scoreb
Berg Balance Scale (0–56)43.5(39–47.3)  46.0(43.0–48.0)↑ 2.5
ABC-Scale (%)55.5(39.1–58.8)  56.4(46.0–67.2)↑ 0.9
Timed-Up-and-Go (sec)20.1(17.6–21.3)  15.9(12.5–19.2)↑ 4.2
Five Times Sit to Stand (sec)20.9(17.4–27.0)  18.2(16.7–20.3)↑ 2.7
Box and Block Test (no blocks)33(31–35)  33(32–34)0
Data from motion detectors
 standing up/sitting down (times/day)47(32–50)48(46–50)49(42–56)↑ 2
 number of steps (per day)1836(1706–2636)2469(1707–3036)2063(1724–2998)↑ 227
 standing (hours/day)2.3(1.7–3.2)2.6(2.0–3.1)2.6(1.8–3.1)↑ 0.3
 sitting/lying (hours/day)21.3(20.4–22.4)21.4(20.8–22)21.0(20.6–22.3)↑ -0.3
Behaviour Regulation Exercise Questionnaire
 non-self-determined motivation (0–44)9(8.3–12.8)  8.5(8.0–9.75)↑ 0.5
 self-determined motivation (0–32)28(24.3–29.5)  26(25.3–26)↓2.0
  1. amedian (1st and 3rd quartile)
  2. b the arrows indicate if the change is positive (↑) or negative (↓)