What are the research-oriented tools used to measure spasticity?

Updated: Jun 28, 2019
  • Author: Krupa Pandey, MD; Chief Editor: Stephen A Berman, MD, PhD, MBA  more...
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Research-oriented tools for measurement include the following:

  • Tardieu Scale

  • Surface electromyography

  • Isokinetic dynamometry

  • H reflex

  • Tonic vibration reflex

  • F-wave response

  • Flexor reflex response

  • Transcranial electrical/magnetic stimulation


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