BBS

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AcronymDefinition
BBSBulletin Board System
BBSBe Back Soon (chat)
BBSBreeding Bird Survey
BBSBehavior-Based Safety
BBSBehavioral and Brain Sciences
BBSBoard of Behavioral Sciences (California)
BBSBulletin Board Service
BBSBangladesh Bureau of Statistics
BBSBody Building Supplement (drugs)
BBSBender's Big Score (animated video)
BBSBerger Blanc Suisse (French: Swiss White Shepherd; dog breed)
BBSBeverley Building Society (UK)
BBSBoom Boom Satellites (band)
BBSBritish Boy Scouts (UK)
BBSBureau of Border Security (US DHS)
BBSBerufsbildende Schule (German: vocational school)
BBSBank and Building Society (UK)
BBSBrittle Bone Society (UK)
BBSBardet-Biedl Syndrome
BBSBertolt-Brecht-Schule (German school)
BBSBiological Biomedical Sciences (various organizations)
BBSBe Back Soon
BBSBass Boost System
BBSBandwidth Brokers
BBSBackup Boot Sector
BBSBIOS Boot Specification
BBSBaby Butt Smooth (shaving)
BBSBachelor of Business Studies
BBSBoard of Building Standards (Ohio)
BBSBerg Balance Scale
BBSBreakbeat Science (record shop, New York)
BBSBabcock Borsig Service (energy; Germany)
BBSBankenes Betalingssentral (Norwegian: Payment Central Banks)
BBSBarcelona Boat Show (Spain)
BBSBhutan Broadcasting Service (TV and radio)
BBSBalanced Business Scorecard
BBSBranch and Bound Search (computer algorithm)
BBSBall Bearing Screw (mechanical)
BBSBattery Backup System
BBSBroadband System
BBSBasic Biomedical Science (various schools)
BBSBusiness Balanced Scorecard
BBSBell Business Solutions
BBSBritish Biophysical Society
BBSBrede Bossche Scholen (Dutch schools)
BBSBukit Barisan Selatan
BBSBright Beginnings School (Arizona)
BBSBlackwell Book Services (UK)
BBSBotswana Building Society
BBSBattalion Battle Simulation
BBSBarcelona Business School (Barcelona, Spain)
BBSBanking and Business Solutions (Oslo, Norway)
BBSBaptist Bible Seminary
BBSBashful Bladder Syndrome
BBSButch's Bore Shine (gun cleaner)
BBSBlack Business Space (Deland, FL)
BBSBrown Bag Seminar
BBSBureau of Biological Survey
BBSBroadband Switch
BBSBlog Business Summit
BBSBudapest Business School (Hungary)
BBSBlue Baby Syndrome
BBSBellsouth Business Systems
BBSBelize Bureau of Standards
BBSBachelor of Business Science
BBSBaton Broadcast System (Canada)
BBSBulletin Bibliographique Spéléologique (French: Bibliographic Speleological Bulletin; Switzerland)
BBSBaltimore Blues Society
BBSBelly Button Surgery (laparoscopic surgery)
BBSBulletin de Bibliographie Spinoziste (French: Bulletin of Spinoza Bibliography)
BBSBrussels Business School (Brussels, Belgium)
BBSBilateral Breath Sounds (medical)
BBSBuilding Bench Strength (insurance industry)
BBSBrigade Battle Simulation
BBSBusiness Building Seminar
BBSBlack Box Studios
BBSBruno Bernard Simon (information systems consulting firm; Lille, France)
BBSBelgian Budgerigar Society
BBSBina Bangsa School (Indonesia)
BBSBritish Boomerang Society
BBSBaumgartner Brand Schiltach (wheels)
BBSBusiness Breakdown Structure
BBSBordeaux Bureaux Services (French: Bordeaux Office Services; Bordeaux, France)
BBSBlue Business Solutions (France)
BBSBrazil Bourbon Santos (coffee)
BBSBadminton Swiss Series (Switzerland)
BBSBig Bird Systems (satellite technology)
BBSBase Band Switch
BBSBody Bearer School (US Marine Corps)
BBSBrigade/Battalion Simulation System
BBSBox Bark Strips
BBSBrownian Bridge Sampler
BBSBrooklin Bulletin Signs (sign company)
BBSBest before Sale
BBSBare Base Set
BBSBison Business Supplies (Great Meadows, NJ)
BBSBack Bencher Society (informal student group)
BBSBest Beautiful Smallest Miniatures (horse and donkey breeder; France)
References in periodicals archive ?
Descriptive analysis of Berg Balance Scale, Falls Efficacy Scale--International, Functional Reach Test and Unilateral Stance with open and closed eyes performance, in relation to sex and age group.
DHI--Dizziness Handicap Inventory, CC--kwestionariusz wedlug cwiczen Cawthworne'a-Cookseya, w ktorym pacjenci oceniaja objawy w 10-stopniowej skali / the questionairee based on Cawthworne-Cooxey's exercises while vertigo intensity is assessed in a 10-point scale, Duke--Skala Leku-Depresji Duke'a / Duke Anxiety-Depression Scale, TUG--test "wstan i id[]" / Timed Up and Go test, BBS--Skala Rownowagi Berg / Berg Balance Scale, DGI--dynamiczny indeks chodu / / dynamic gait index.
VE Peak = minute ventilation for the peak of effort; DGI = dynamic gait index; BBS = Berg balance scale; SARA = scale for the assessment and rating of ataxia.
The minimum detectable change of the Berg Balance Scale in elderly people," Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine, vol.
Speechley, "Use of the Berg Balance Scale for predicting multiple falls in community-dwelling elderly people: a prospective study," Physical Therapy, vol.
The demographics were taken through standardized and valid assessment tools include Berg Balance Scale and Functional Reach Test.
FGA functional gait assessment, BBS Berg balance scale, FES-I falls efficacy scale-international, ABC activity-specific balance confidence scale
While the Berg Balance Scale (BBS) was shown to be the strongest predictor of falls in control subjects, the strongest predictors of falls in people with stroke were worse BBS scores and faster Timed "Up and Go" test (TUG) scores.
The Berg Balance Scale (BBS) was used to assess the subjects' fall risk parameters.
(30) The guidelines from the American and British Geriatric Societies describe four of the most widely accepted fall risk assessment tests that can be used to evaluate gait and balance: the Timed Up and Go Test, Get Up and Go Test, the Berg Balance Scale, and the Performance-Oriented Mobility Assessment.