INCAT Disability Scale. Score. Arm Disability. Score. Leg Disability. 0. No upper limb problems. 0. Walking not affected. 1. Symptoms, in 1 arm or both arms, not. Background: The INCAT (Inflammatory Neuropathy Cause and Treatment) disability score is a measure of activity limitation. It is used frequently. ABSTRACT: Background: The INCAT (Inflammatory Neuropa- thy Cause and Treatment) disability score is a measure of activ- ity limitation.

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INCAT disability score: a critical analysis of its measurement properties.

All but one mildly affected patient was initially treated with intravenous immunoglobulin Ig. Stroke 19 — Neurology 41 — Two hundred and one visits were completed. Obstetrics and Gynecology Muscle Nerve Aug 17;50 2: Getting closer to patients: Test procedures and treatment All participants gave informed consent before the study.


All participants gave informed consent before the study. Please type a message to the paper’s authors to explain your need for the paper. The complete mitochondrial genome of Channa marulius Perciformes: References Supplied by CrossRef.

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J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 72 — This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Request Full-text from Authors. Neurology 59 84— J Peripher Nerv Syst Ari Breiner University of Toronto Canada.

J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry Sign In Join Now. The ethics committee of iincat Erasmus University Hospital approved the study.

Please review our privacy policy. Sign up for further access to Scientific Publications and Authors! Randomized controlled trial of intravenous immunoglobulin versus oral prednisolone in chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy Hughes et al.

All patients met the international criteria for their illness. Epub May National Center for Biotechnology InformationU.

Carolina Barnett Toronto General Hospital. Intravenous immunoglobulin versus intravenous methylprednisolone for chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy: Weaknesses of the scale include concerns about methodological quality of validation studies; failure to properly incqt activity limitations disabilitj to proximal arm weakness, or fatigue; heavy individual item weighting; and poor sensitivity for detection of clinically important change.


Open in a separate window. Univariate linear regressions were carried out, including a restricted cubic spline function on independent variables see section Statistics and Herndon and Harrell; 14 intraclass correlation coefficients are shown.

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A comprehensive critical analysis of its measurement properties has not been performed. WHO, [ PubMed ]. It is used frequently as a primary endpoint in inflammatory polyneuropathy clinical trials.

The leg scale highlights problems with walking, taking into account the use of a device.