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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References Supplied by CrossRef. Sfore patients met the international criteria for their illness. Ann Neurol 50 — These values showed a higher association with changes in ODSS: Ari Breiner University of Toronto Canada.

The ODSS covers not only mobility disturbances but also upper limb dysfunction. Allergy and Immunology The ODSS has good construct validity with reliability values ranging from 0.


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INCAT disability score: a critical analysis of its measurement properties.

Firstly, univariate linear regression analyses for the GBS Disability and Rankin Scales were carried out, although these are ordinal measures. Follow us on Twitter or Facebook to stay scoge top of the latest in scientific research. Yale University Press, Randomized controlled trial of intravenous immunoglobulin versus oral prednisolone in chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy Hughes et al.

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A comprehensive critical analysis of its measurement properties has not been performed. Erasmus Medical Centre, Request Full-text from Authors. Thank You We have submitted your request – we will update you on status within the next 24 hours. The ethics committee of the Erasmus University Hospital approved the study. Assessments were carried out randomly.

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Carolina Barnett Toronto General Hospital. Sign up for further access to Scientific Publications and Authors! J Peripher Nerv Syst Strengths of disabilify INCAT score include evaluation of upper and lower limb dysfunction, ease of administration feasibilityhigh face validity, and high reliability.


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Univariate linear regressions were carried out, including a restricted cubic spline function on independent variables see section Statistics and Herndon and Harrell; 14 intraclass correlation coefficients are shown. Scorre Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry J Chron Dis Support Center Fisability Center. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Epub May Clinimetric evaluation of a new overall disability scale in immune mediated polyneuropathies Merkies et al.

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