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Recording of pGALS Findings

A simple format is proposed which can be simply entered into the patient's record

 Appearance Movement
Gait           Normal  Normal       
Arms  Normal Normal
Legs Swelling behind left knee Normal                           
Spine  Normal Normal

 

 Photo: Popliteal Cyst (Baker's Cyst) Behind Left Knee. 

Baker's cyst behind knee (popliteal cyst)

 

A further example of recording of pGALS - both in response to the screening questions and the examination findings is given below.

 A pdf download of a pGALS 'Record your Findings' Proforma is available 

 

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