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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