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Table 19 Comparison of % of improvement (%Δ) in DHI, DGI, and faller assessment test among the four subgroups of subjects

From: Fall risk assessment and effect of vestibular rehabilitation in the elderly population

Passed

Failed all (n = 10)

H

P

Visual only (n = 5)

Somatosensory only (n = 3)

Visual and somatosensory (n = 12)

DGI

 Mean ± SD.

51.32 ± 17.44

55.82 ± 24.97

89.95 ± 59.23

98.81 ± 63.59

4.799

0.187

DHI (total)

 Mean ± SD.

77.61 ± 6.27

76.97 ± 4.74

77.29 ± 8.18

75.47 ± 10.44

0.265

0.966

Faller assessment (number of criteria)

 Mean ± SD.

93.33 ± 14.91

100.0 ± 0.0

93.75 ± 11.31

88.33 ± 15.32

2.198

0.532

  1. H H for Kruskal Wallis test, p p value for comparing between the different groups, SD standard deviation, % of change between pre- and post-vestibular rehabilitation scores