Unified Parkinson's Disease Rating Scale (UPDRS) - posture scale

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Unified Parkinson's Disease Rating Scale (UPDRS) - posture scale
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NINDS
Definition:
Subject's posture as part of Unified Parkinsons Disease Rating Scale (UPDRS).
Registration Status:
Qualified

Permissible Values:

Value Type:
Value List
Unit of Measure:
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Value Code Name Code Code System Code Description
0 Normal erect Normal erect
1 Not quite erect, slightly stooped posture| could be normal for older person Not quite erect, slightly stooped posture| could be normal for older person
2 Moderately stooped posture, definitely abnormal| can be slightly leaning to one side Moderately stooped posture, definitely abnormal| can be slightly leaning to one side
3 Severely stooped posture with kyphosis| can be moderately leaning to one side Severely stooped posture with kyphosis| can be moderately leaning to one side
4 Marked flexion with extreme abnormality of posture Marked flexion with extreme abnormality of posture

Designations:

Designation:
Unified Parkinson's Disease Rating Scale (UPDRS) - posture scale
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Designation:
Posture
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Question Text

Designations:

Definition:
Subject's posture as part of Unified Parkinsons Disease Rating Scale (UPDRS).
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Document:
Fahn S, Elton RL, Members of the UPDRS Development Committee. The Unified Parkinson's Disease Rating Scale. In Fahn S, Marsden CD, Calne DB, Goldstein M, eds: Recent Developments in Parkinson's Disease, Vol. 2. Florham Park, NJ: Macmillan Healthcare Information, 1987. pp. 153 163, 293 304.

Identifiers:

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NLM
Id:
t7DmQFNqEmb
Version:
3.1
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NINDS
Id:
C09913
Version:
3
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BRICS Variable Name
Id:
UPDRSPosScale
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