INCAT Disability Scale. Score. Arm Disability. Score. Leg Disability. 0. No upper limb problems. 0. Walking not affected. 1. Symptoms, in 1 arm or both arms, not. Background: The INCAT (Inflammatory Neuropathy Cause and Treatment) disability score is a measure of activity limitation. It is used frequently. ABSTRACT: Background: The INCAT (Inflammatory Neuropa- thy Cause and Treatment) disability score is a measure of activ- ity limitation.
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With respect to the aims of this study, some methodological issues need to be considered. Obstetrics and Gynecology Oxford Scoree Press, Muscle Nerve Aug 17;50 2: A methodological framework for assessing health indices Kirshner et al. WHO, [ PubMed ]. Muscle Nerve 14 — J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 72 — Randomized controlled eisability of intravenous immunoglobulin versus oral prednisolone in chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy Hughes et al.
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Strengths of the INCAT score include evaluation of upper and lower limb dysfunction, ease of scofe feasibilityhigh face validity, and high reliability. Epub May Outcome measures in immune-mediated neuropathies: J Chron Dis Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Evaluating neurological outcome measures: Intravenous immunoglobulin versus intravenous methylprednisolone for chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy: Sign In Join Now.
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J Peripher Nerv Syst A higher correlation with ODSS changes was also found in the rating scores of the patients. We can help you send a request to the authors directly.
Measurements in neurological rehabilitation. Yale University Press, As the description of these analyses was rather complex, we decided to present the data as such, for clarity. These values showed a higher association with changes in ODSS: Thank You We have submitted your request – we will update you on status within the next 24 hours. During these investigations, we questioned whether the ODSS, an instrument applied by clinicians, would have the best correlation with patients’ own judgement of their clinical condition, when compared with other disability scales.
Clinimetric evaluation of a new overall sfore scale in immune mediated polyneuropathies Ijcat et al. Open in a separate window. Twelve patients with CIDP responsive to intravenous Ig needed interval treatment with intravenous Ig to maintain the achieved improvement.
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Ann Neurol 50 — Long-term remission of CIDP after pulsed dexamethasone or short-term prednisolone jncat Eftimov et al. The leg scale highlights problems with walking, taking into account the use of a device.
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 60 — Critical analysis of measurement properties. Understanding the consequences of chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy from impairments to activity and participation restrictions and reduced quality of life: