Friedreich's Ataxia Rating Scale (FARS) - neurological exam upper limb coordination finger taps right score

General Details:

Name:
Friedreich's Ataxia Rating Scale (FARS) - neurological exam upper limb coordination finger taps right score
Steward:
NINDS
Definition:
The score for the right hand in the finger taps test in the upper limb coordination section of the neurological exam, as part of the Friedreich's Ataxia Rating Scale (FARS).
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 Normal
1 Mild (misses 1-3 times) Mild (misses 1-3 times)
2 Moderate (misses 4-9 times) Moderate (misses 4-9 times)
3 Severe (misses 10-15 times) Severe (misses 10-15 times)
4 Cannot perform the task. Cannot perform the task.

Designations:

Designation:
Friedreich's Ataxia Rating Scale (FARS) - neurological exam upper limb coordination finger taps right score
Tags:
Designation:
Finger Taps
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Question Text

Designations:

Definition:
The score for the right hand in the finger taps test in the upper limb coordination section of the neurological exam, as part of the Friedreich's Ataxia Rating Scale (FARS).
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Subramony SH, May W, Lynch D, et al. (2005). Measuring Friedreich ataxia: interrater reliability of a neurologic rating scale. Neurology. 64:1261-2. Delatycki MB. (2009). Evaluating the progression of Friedreich ataxia and its treatment. J Neurol. 2009. 256(Suppl 1):36-41.

Identifiers:

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NLM
Id:
tzA8Eyrs5pV
Version:
3.1
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NINDS
Id:
C11762
Version:
3
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BRICS Variable Name
Id:
FARSNeuExULCFingerTapsRtScore
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