Bed Rise Difficulty Scale (Technique)

A comprehensive scale designed to measure movements that characterize difficulty in rising from a bed in older adults.

Bed Mobility Speed and Strategies

Assess speed for supine to sit and compare to norms for older adults and nursing home residents.  Identify one of 3 typical strategies for bed rise.

Postural Assessment for Stroke Scale

12 item test assesses and monitors postural control after stroke, including bed mobility, sitting, and standing. This test is particularly applicable to  patients that have suffered severe stroke but can be used for others as well.

Elderly Mobility Scale

7 item assessment of mobility in frail or older adults in bed mobility, sit to stand, stand, walking, and reaching.   

BED MOBILITY FUNCTION