Physical Therapy: Neuromuscular assessment

The development of gross motor skills is crucial to a child’s ability to develop coordination, strength and dexterity. Physical therapists facilitate normal patterns of movement with special therapeutic exercise and techniques. Standardized instruments commonly used by Physical Therapists to assess these domains include:

  • Battelle Developmental Inventory
  • Birth to Three Assessment and Intervention System
  • Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory