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Registry Elements

Registry Element: CPRN0169 Deprecated
Name: Degree – Hip extension/flexion contracture (Thomas test) – Right/R1
Data Type: Numeric Input Restrictions: Free-Form
Field Size:
Minimum Value: 0 Maximum Value: 120
Definition:

Thomas Test- testing hip flexion contractures, anterior or lateral capsular restrictions or hip flexor tightness. Lack of full hip extension with knee flexion less than 45 degrees indicates iliopsoas tightness. R1- indicates a first catch felt during quick passive stretching

Measurement Type: degrees
Population: Adult, Pediatric
Epic SmartData Elements:
Version: 3.1