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Table 5 Prevalence of newly detected abnormalities by subcategory

From: Validation of the GALS musculoskeletal screening exam for use in primary care: a pilot study

Subcategory Prevalence
[% in category (% overall)]
Gait  
Stride Length 90.0 (7.2)
Antalgic 10.0 (0.8)
Arms  
Fingers/hand 83.9 (20.8)
Wrist 3.2 (0.8)
Elbow 3.2 (0.8)
Shoulder 9.7 (2.4)
Legs  
Toes/foot 52.2 (19.2)
Ankle 6.5 (2.4)
Knee 23.9 (8.8)
Hip 15.2 (5.6)
Other 2.2 (0.8)
Spine  
Scoliosis 15.8 (4.8)
Kyphosis 26.3 (8.0)
Loss of lumbar lordosis 21.1 (6.4)
Decreased cervical ROM 31.6 (9.6)
Degenerative disk disease 2.6 (0.8)
Other 2.6 (0.8)