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Registry Elements

Registry Element: CPRN0033 Deprecated
Name: Ashworth – Grade – Left Elbow – Extension
Data Type: Alphanumeric Input Restrictions: Single Pre-Defined Value
Definition:

Left Elbow Extension: movement that increases the angle between ulna and humerus.

Permissible Values

Value Description Epic SmartData Element
0 No increase in tone
1 Slight increase in tone giving a catch when the limb was moved
2 More marked increase in tone but limb easily flexed
3 Considerable increase in tone- passive movement difficult
4 Limb rigid
99 Not Assessed
Measurement Type:
Population: Adult, Pediatric
Epic SmartData Elements:
Version: 3.1