Manual muscle testing

Known as: MMT 
A graded muscle strength measurement performed as part of a physical examination without the need for specialized equipment.

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1955-2018
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVE To describe the sensitivity, specificity, positive predictive value, negative predictive value and diagnostic accuracy… (More)
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2005
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2005
Long-term data on the clinical outcome and the fate of the meniscus allograft after transplantation are scarce. In this study we… (More)
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2001
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2001
Measurements of muscle strength in clinical trials of Duchenne muscular dystrophy have relied heavily on manual muscle testing… (More)
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1993
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1993
BACKGROUND A clinicopathologic evaluation of clinical Stage I and II uterine sarcoma was done by the Gynecologic Oncology Group… (More)
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1993
1993
Serial measurements of muscle strength of 34 muscle groups were obtained for up to a seven-year period using manual muscle… (More)
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1992
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1992
The purpose of this study was to document the intrarater reliability of manual muscle test (MMT) grades in assessing muscle… (More)
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1990
1990
The purpose of this study was to investigate the reliability of manual dynamometry. Three testers participated and performed the… (More)
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1989
1989
This study investigates the relationship between manual muscle test scores (MMT) and quantitative isometric strength measurements… (More)
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1987
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1987
Physical therapists require an accurate, reliable method for measuring muscle strength. They often use manual muscle testing or… (More)
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1987
1987
The purposes of this study were to develop a protocol to examine the reliability of manual muscle testing in a clinical setting… (More)
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