ALS Severity Score (ALSSS) - lower extremity walk score

General Details:

Name:
ALS Severity Score (ALSSS) - lower extremity walk score
Steward:
NINDS
Definition:
Score for the participant's lower extremity function based on his or her ability to walk and move the legs, as part of the ALS Severity Score of Hillel et al. (ALSSS)
Registration Status:
Qualified

Permissible Values:

Value Type:
Value List
Unit of Measure:
Ids:
Value Code Name Code Code System Code Description
10 Normal - normal ambulation Normal - normal ambulation
9 Normal - fatigue suspected Normal - fatigue suspected
8 Early ambulation difficulties - difficulty with uneven terrain Early ambulation difficulties - difficulty with uneven terrain
7 Early ambulation difficulties - observed changes in gait Early ambulation difficulties - observed changes in gait
6 Walks with assistance - walks with mechanical device Walks with assistance - walks with mechanical device
5 Walks with assistance - walks with mechanical device and assistant Walks with assistance - walks with mechanical device and assistant
4 Functional movement only - able to support weight Functional movement only - able to support weight
3 Functional movement only - purposeful leg movements Functional movement only - purposeful leg movements
2 No purposeful leg movements - minimal movement No purposeful leg movements - minimal movement
1 No purposeful leg movements - paralysis No purposeful leg movements - paralysis

Designations:

Designation:
ALS Severity Score (ALSSS) - lower extremity walk score
Tags:
Designation:
Lower extremity and walking
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Question Text

Designations:

Definition:
Score for the participant's lower extremity function based on his or her ability to walk and move the legs, as part of the ALS Severity Score of Hillel et al. (ALSSS)
Tags:

Reference Documents:

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Document:
Hillel AD ,Miller RM, et al. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Severity Scale. Neuroepidemiology. 1989; 8: 142-150.

Identifiers:

Source:
NLM
Id:
5h29ApPjjzE
Version:
3.1
Source:
NINDS
Id:
C11969
Version:
3
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BRICS Variable Name
Id:
ALSSSLowExtrmtyWlkScore
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