In this article we will discuss about Deep tendon reflex grading. So let’s get started.
Deep tendon reflex grading
Reflex testing is used to access neuromuscular integration of an individual. So following is the scale used to measure deep tendon reflex:
Grade 0= No response
Grade 1+= Diminished
Grade 2+= Normal
Grade 3+= Brisk, but of no clinical significance
Grade 4+= Very brisk, hyperactive, with clonus, of clinical significance.