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Table 2 Classification of spasticity

From: The relationship between spasticity in young children (18 months of age) with cerebral palsy and their gross motor function development

Level of spasticity Score Cut-off points for R1 (in degrees per muscle group) Range(°)
ADDUCTORS    
No spasticity 0 0-10  
Probable spasticity 1 11-20 1 SD (Right:10.0 Left:10.1)
Definite spasticity 2 21 >  
HAMSTRINGS    
No spasticity 0 0-20  
Probable spasticity 1 21-40 1 SD (Right: 17.7, Left: 18.0)
Definite spasticity 2 41 >  
GASTROCNEMIUS    
No spasticity 0 0-10  
Probable spasticity 1 11-25 1 SD (Right 13.4, Left 13.0)
Definite spasticity 2 26 >  
  1. Classification with 3 different levels of spasticity per muscle group based on the measurement error per muscle group in the literature (Fosang et al. [19]) and expert opinion.