Rivermead Motor Assessment


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Rivermead Motor Assessment

(rĭv′ĕr-mēd″)
An instrument used to assess the mobility of patients following a stroke. It includes assessments of gross motor function, fine motor function, and postural control.
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Parameter Item Assessed 10-Meter Walking Test (s) Walking speed 6-Minute Walking Test (m) Walking endurance Modified Ashworth Scale Spasticity (Category 0-5) Motricity Index (Category 0-5) Muscle force Modified Motor Assessment Scale Motor ability (0-48 points) Rivermead Motor Assessment Gross Motor Function Gross motor ability (0-13 points) Leg & Trunk Function Leg and trunk function (0-10 points) Rivermead Mobility Index Perceived motor ability (0-15 points) Borg Rating of Perceived Exertion Perceived exertion Scale (6-20 points) Heart Rate Exertion Table 3.