Resources for the Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment based
Proactive and Personalised Primary Care of the Elderly

Chair Stand Test - 30 sec.

Purpose : Strength and endurance test in the assessment of sarcopenia (risk of falls)

 

Admin time :  3 min


User Friendly :  High


Administered by : GP or nurse 

 

Content : The timed chair stand test counts how many times a person can rise and sit in the chair over a 30-second interval

 

Author : -

Copyright : Public Domain

Chair Stand Test - 30 sec.

person walking with zimmer frame

This Tool is used in the evaluation of Sarcopenia

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This Tool is also used in the Physical Examination

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