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Table 8 Disabilities of the Arm, Shoulder, and Hand (DASH) score: Overall Study Results

From: Prospective study of recovery from copperhead snake envenomation: an observational study

  Pre-Envenomation Day 3 Day 7 Day 14 Day 21 Day 28
  Median Range Median Range Median Range Median Range Median Range Median Range
Score 2.1 0.0, 11.7 28.3 0.0, 71.7 7.1 0.0, 63.3 6.3 0.0, 30.8 1.7 0.0, 20.8 0.8 0.0, 12.5
  1. Score on the Disabilities of the Arm, Shoulder, and Hand (DASH) outcome measure [15,16]. The range of possible scores is 0 – 100. Higher scores indicate more disability. Evaluation limited to subjects with upper extremity envenomation (n = 10). The day of envenomation is Day 0. Use of “look back” questioning to establish pre-injury baseline has not been previously validated for the DASH.