Purpose: This scale assesses neurologic deficit severity following pediatric ischemic stroke.
Overview: The PSOM is a composite of clinical and radiographic information and a detailed neurologic examination. The measure was published in 2000.
Time: Varies depending on the examination results for the 115 test items
Psychometric Properties: The PSOM has demonstrated reliability and validity. It has been used in several neonatal/ childhood stroke studies to assess neurological deficit severity.