Spasticity, an impairment that is poorly defined and poorly measured.

@article{Malhotra2009SpasticityAI,
  title={Spasticity, an impairment that is poorly defined and poorly measured.},
  author={Shweta Malhotra and Anand David Pandyan and C. R. Day and Paul W. Jones and Hermie Hermens},
  journal={Clinical rehabilitation},
  year={2009},
  volume={23 7},
  pages={651-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To explore, following a literature review, whether there is a consistent definition and a unified assessment framework for the term 'spasticity'. The congruence between the definitions of spasticity and the corresponding methods of measurement were also explored. DATA SOURCES The search was performed on the electronic databases Web of Science, Science Direct and MEDLINE. REVIEW METHODS A systematic literature search of publications written in English between the years 1980 and… CONTINUE READING

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