Upper extremity function and its relation with hand sensation and upper extremity strength in patients with multiple sclerosis.

@article{GucluGunduz2012UpperEF,
  title={Upper extremity function and its relation with hand sensation and upper extremity strength in patients with multiple sclerosis.},
  author={Arzu Guclu-Gunduz and Seyit Citaker and Bijen Nazliel and Ceyla Irkec},
  journal={NeuroRehabilitation},
  year={2012},
  volume={30 4},
  pages={369-74}
}
The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationships between the upper extremity functions, upper extremity strength and hand sensation in patients with Multiple Sclerosis (MS). Twenty-two patients with MS (mean age: 38.5 ± 8.31 years, median Expanded Disability Status Scale (EDSS): 2) and 10 healthy subjects were included. Upper extremity function was measured with the Nine-hole peg test, upper extremity strength (shoulder flexion-abduction, elbow flexion, pinch and grip) with hand… CONTINUE READING

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