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Registry Elements

Registry Element: CPRN0369
Name: Left Anterior Popliteal (Angle with Hamstring Shift) Modified Ashworth Spasticity Scale
Data Type: Alphanumeric Input Restrictions: Single Pre-Defined Value
Definition:

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 0
1 1
1.5 1+
2 2
3 3
4 4
5 Not Assessed
Measurement Type:
Population: Adult, Pediatric
Epic SmartData Elements:
Version: 2.1