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What does BASMI stand for?

BASMI stands for Bath Ankylosing Spondylitis Metrology Index

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Spinal mobility was assessed by the measurement of the tragus-wall distance (TWD), a modified Schober's test, lateral spinal flexion, intermalleolar distance, and cervical rotation to evaluate the present status and progression of the disease with the Bath Ankylosing Spondylitis Metrology Index (BASMI).
Improvements in spinal mobility were evaluated using linear Bath Ankylosing Spondylitis Metrology Index (BASMI), which is a combined index comprising five assessments of spinal mobility in patients with AS including individual assessment of cervical rotation in degrees, lumbar flexion, lumbar side flexion, intermalleolar distance and tragus-to-wall distance in centimeters.