Case Report
Copyright ©The Author(s) 2019.
World J Clin Cases. May 26, 2019; 7(10): 1133-1141
Published online May 26, 2019. doi: 10.12998/wjcc.v7.i10.1133
Table 1 The Ashworth scale for classification of the degree of spasticity
SCORE- Degree of spasticityDESCRIPTION
0No increase in muscle tone.
1Slight increase in tone giving a catch when the limb was moved in flexion or extension.
2More marked increase in tone but limb easily flexed.
3Considerable increase in tone - passive movement difficult.
4Limb rigid in flexion or extension.