The timed up and go test for lumbar degenerative disc disease.

@article{Gautschi2015TheTU,
  title={The timed up and go test for lumbar degenerative disc disease.},
  author={Oliver Gautschi and Marco Vincenzo Corniola and Holger Joswig and Nicolas Roydon Smoll and Ivan Chau and Dario Jucker and Martin N Stienen},
  journal={Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia},
  year={2015},
  volume={22 12},
  pages={1943-8}
}
We report on the use and performance of an objective measure of functional impairment, the timed up and go (TUG) test, in clinical practice for patients with lumbar degenerative disc disease (DDD). We illustrate nine representative patients with lumbar DDD, who were selected from an ongoing prospective study, to report our clinical experience with the TUG… CONTINUE READING