Movement Disorder Society - Unified Parkinson's Disease Rating Scale (MDS UPDRS) - chew swallow score

General Details:

Name:
Movement Disorder Society - Unified Parkinson's Disease Rating Scale (MDS UPDRS) - chew swallow score
Steward:
NINDS
Definition:
Score for the participant's/subject's ability to chew and swallow food, as a part of Movement Disorder Society - Unified Parkinson's Disease Rating Scale (MDS UPDRS)
Registration Status:
Qualified

Permissible Values:

Value Type:
Value List
Unit of Measure:
Ids:
Value Code Name Code Code System Code Description
0 Normal: No problems Normal: No problems
1 Slight: I am aware of slowness in my chewing or increased effort at swallowing, but I do not choke or need to have my food specially prepared Slight: I am aware of slowness in my chewing or increased effort at swallowing, but I do not choke or need to have my food specially prepared
2 Mild: I need to have my pills cut or my food specially prepared because of chewing or swallowing problems, but I have not choked over the past week Mild: I need to have my pills cut or my food specially prepared because of chewing or swallowing problems, but I have not choked over the past week
3 Moderate. I choked at least once in the past week Moderate. I choked at least once in the past week
4 Severe: Because of chewing and swallowing problems, I need a feeding tube. Severe: Because of chewing and swallowing problems, I need a feeding tube.

Designations:

Designation:
Movement Disorder Society - Unified Parkinson's Disease Rating Scale (MDS UPDRS) - chew swallow score
Tags:
Designation:
CHEWING AND SWALLOWING
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Question Text

Designations:

Definition:
Score for the participant's/subject's ability to chew and swallow food, as a part of Movement Disorder Society - Unified Parkinson's Disease Rating Scale (MDS UPDRS)
Tags:

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Document:
URL:http://www.movementdisorders.org/MDS-Files1/Resources/PDFs/MDS-UPDRS.pdf

Identifiers:

Source:
NLM
Id:
fnfrgByaAt8
Version:
3.1
Source:
NINDS
Id:
C09975
Version:
3
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BRICS Variable Name
Id:
MDSUPDRSChwngSwllwngScore
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