Score nach Merle d´Aubigné und Postel

Anwendung
Hüftgelenksendoprothesen
Anmerkung
häufig verwendeter Score

Pain
Pain is intense and permanent 0
 Pain is severe, even at night 1
 Pain is severe when walking, prevents any activity 2
 Pain is tolerable with limited activity 3
 Pain is mild when walking ; it disappears with rest 4
 Pain is mild and inconstant; normal activity  5
 No pain  6
MobilityAnkylosis with bad position of the hip  0
 No movement; pain or slight deformity
 1
  
Flexion < 40°

 2
 Flexion 40 - 60°
 3
 Flexion 60 - 80°; patient can reach his foot
 4
 Flexion 80 - 90°; abduction of at least 15°
 5
 Flexion of more than 90°; abduction to 30° 6
Ability to walkNone 0
 Only with crutches 1
 Only with canes 2
 With one cane, less than one hour; very difficult without a cane 3
 A long time with a cane; short time without cane and with limp 4
 Without cane but with slight limp 5
 Normal 6
   
ResultsAbsolute results (functional) - added are only the points for pain and walking  
 11-12  very good 
 10      good 
 9        medium 
 8        fair 
 <7      poor 
   
 Relative results. The appreciation of the difference between the preoperative and postoperative functional states. The score for pain and ability to walk are multiplied by two. 
 >12  very great improvement 
 7-11 great improvement 
 3-7   fair improvement 
 <3    failure