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DIAGNOSTIC EXAMINATIONS: Quantitative Muscle Testing




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Quantitative Muscle Testing

Quantitative Muscle Testing

quantative muscle testing lossQuantitative Muscle Testing Loss of muscle strength is one of the key features in a disease like ALS. Accurate evaluation of muscle strength is crucially important. Therefore, we use the widely accepted computerized maximum voluntary isometric contraction evaluation to assess patient's muscle strength.


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