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CDE ID C22850
CDE Name Modified Ashworth Scale – Limb tone testing left elbow muscle movement type
Variable Name ModAshSclLmbTnLtElbwMusMvmtTyp
Definition

The type of the muscle movement of limb tone testing for the left elbow, as part of the Modified Ashworth Scale.

Description

Flexors;Extensors;Pronators;Supinators;

Instructions

Score each of the muscle movement types for the left elbow.

Input Restrictions Single Pre-Defined Value Selected
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Flexors;Extensors;Pronators;Supinators;

Question Text Left Elbow
Data Type Alphanumeric
Population Adult, Pediatric
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Domain Assessments and Examinations
SubDomain Physical/Neurological Examination
CRF Module Modified Ashworth Scale – Limb Tone Testing
Alias Aliases for variable name not defined
Classification Supplemental
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References

Damiano DL, Quinlivan JM, Owen BF, Payne P, Nelson KC, Abel MF. What does the Ashworth scale really measure and are instrumented measures more valid and precise? Dev Med Child Neurol. 2002;44(2):112–118.

Mutlu A, Livanelioglu A, Gunel MK. Reliability of Ashworth and Modified Ashworth scales in children with spastic cerebral palsy. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2008;9:44.

Alhusaini AA, Dean CM, Crosbie J, Shepherd RB, Lewis J. Evaluation of spasticity in children with cerebral palsy using Ashworth and Tardieu Scales compared with laboratory measures. J Child Neurol. 2010;25(10):1242–1247.

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