Accuracy of the Babinski sign in the identification of pyramidal tract dysfunction Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Pyramidal Tracts
  • Reflex, Babinski
  • Spinal Cord Diseases

abstract

  • The presence of the Babinski sign obtained by a neurologist provides valid and reliable evidence of PTD; due to its low sensitivity, absence of the Babinski sign still requires additional patient evaluation if PTD is suspected.

publication date

  • August 15, 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jns.2014.05.028

PubMed ID

  • 24906707

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 66

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 343

number

  • 1-2