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Table 4 Focused points in TMS, BMS and BSS

From: New reliable scoring system, Toyama mouse score, to evaluate locomotor function following spinal cord injury in mice

Criteria TMS BMS BSS
Ankle movement Frequency G - -
Mobile extent G G -
Movement in other joints Y / N - -
Toe movement Y / N - -
Touchable area of the sole at Resting G Y / N Y / N
at Stepping G G -
Coordination Y / N G -
Hindlimb movement at stepping G G -
Body supporting G Y / N G
  1. Y / N: Score points are judged in yes or no.
  2. G: Score points are judged with several grades of functions.
  3. -: Not determined.