CPRN Registry Elements

Registry Element: CPRN0706
Name: Right Anterior Popliteal (Angle with Hamstring Shift) Modified Ashworth Spasticity Scale
Data Type: Alphanumeric Input Restrictions: Single Pre-Defined Value

Starting with hip at 90 degrees of flexion and knee in full flexion opposite leg is flexed 30-45 degrees to shift pelvis to neutral on the table (with hamstring shift hs), move the lower leg quickly towards vertical assessing spasticity in the hamstrings .

Permissible Values
Value Description Epic SmartData Element
0 No increase in muscle tone
1 Slight increase in muscle tone, manifested by a catch and release or by minimal resistance at the end of the range of motion when the affected part(s) is moved in flexion or extension
1.5 Slight increase in muscle tone, manifested by a catch, followed by minimal resistance throughout the remainder (less than half) of the ROM (range of movement)
2 More marked increase in musce tone through most of the ROM, but affect part(s) easily moved
3 Considerable increase in muscle tone passive, movement difficult
4 Affected part(s) rigid in flexion or extension
5 Not Assessed
Measurement Type:
Population: Adult, Pediatric
Epic SmartData Elements:
Version: 3.1