Table 1

Time-series data for ataxia and balance measures

Evaluation itemsTransfer
(for rehabilitation)
First VR session
(3 weeks post-transfer)
After the final VR session
(5 weeks post-transfer)
(7 weeks post-transfer)
FIM total score (pts)101124125126
 Motor subscale75909091
 Cognitive subscale26343535
FMA-lower extremity (pts)
SARA (pts)6511
FBS (pts)48485656
Mini-BESTest (pts)20202828
  • FBS, Functional Balance Scale; FIM, Functional Independence Measure; FMA, Fugl-Meyer Assessment; Mini-BESTest, Mini-Balance Evaluation Systems Test; SARA, Scale for the Assessment and Rating of Ataxia; VR, virtual reality.