Frenchay Arm Test (FAT)

 

Purpose of the measure
The Frenchay Arm Test (FAT) is a measure of upper extremity proximal motor control and dexterity during ADL performance in patients with impairments resulting from neurological conditions. The FAT is an upper extremity specific measure of activity limitation.

Author*: Katie Marvin, MPT
Editor: Annabel McDermott, OT
Evidence reviewed as of before 17-09-2012

NOTE: *The authors have no direct financial interest in any tools,
tests or interventions presented in StrokEngine.