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 2 The Gross Motor Function Classification System
SCORE- Level of spasticityDESCRIPTION
Level IWalks well in all settings. Balance and speed may be limited compared with children developing normally.
Level IIWalks in most settings but may have difficulty walking long distances or with balance. May utilise personal or environmental mobility aids to climb stairs.
Level IIIWalks with the use of hand-held mobility aids such as K-walkers in most indoor settings. Uses wheeled mobility for longer distance travel.
Level IVUtilises wheeled mobility aids in most settings (either attendant-propelled or powered) and requires assistance to transfer.
Level VTransported in wheelchairs in all settings and has limited to no antigravity head, trunk and limb control.