Merkies IS, Schmitz PI, van der Meché FG, Samijn JP, van Doorn PA. (INCAT group)

"Clinimetric evaluation of a new overall disability scale in immune mediated polyneuropathies."

J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 2002;72:596–601.

I➜The INCAT Overall (arm plus leg) Disability Sum Score provides a clinically derived baseline assessment which ranks functional impairment in limbs from 0 (normal) to 5 for the arms and to 7 for the legs.
The simplicity, validity, reliability, and responsiveness of the ODSS is demonstrated in patients with immune mediated polyneuropathies (GuillainBarreĢ syndrome, CIDP, and polyneuropathy associated with a MGUSP).

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