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Kate Riegle van West, Cathy Stinear and Ralph Buck

-Second Chair Stand Test assesses functional lower extremity strength by counting the number of times a participant can come to a full stand from sitting in 30 s ( Jones, Rikli, & Beam, 1999 ). (f) Manual dexterity: Nine-Hole Peg Test assesses upper extremity function by timing how quickly a participant

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Margarita D. Tsiros, Emily J. Ward, Sophie Lefmann and Susan Hillier

Children — Second Edition (MABC-2), Age Band 1 (for children aged 3–6 years) was used to assess fine and gross motor skill performance. The assessment comprises eight items including three manual dexterity tasks (coin posting, bead threading, and drawing); two object control tasks (catching/throwing a

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Sandra Silva-Santos, Amanda Santos, Michael Duncan, Susana Vale and Jorge Mota

, Sugden, & Barnett, 2007 ). This test battery was developed as a means of identifying those at risk of motor impairment and has been widely adopted for this purpose ( Smits-Engelsman, Niemeijer, & van Waelvelde, 2011 ). The MABC-2 is designed for children from 3 to 16 years and assesses manual dexterity

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Femke van Abswoude, John van der Kamp and Bert Steenbergen

. ( 2013 ). Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders, 5th revision: DSM-V . Washington, DC : Author . Anderson , J. ( 1983 ). The architecture of cognition . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press . Bernstein , N.A. ( 1996 ). On dexterity and its development . In M. Latash

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Alanna Weisberg, Alexandre Monte Campelo, Tanzeel Bhaidani and Larry Katz

 al., 2019 ; Martin, Ramsay, Hughes, Peters, & Edwards, 2015 ; Steinert et al., 2018 ). As people age, grip strength and dexterity decline ( Martin et al., 2015 ; Rupp et al., 2018 ). Rupp et al. ( 2018 ) found that older adult participants had the most difficulty using the Fitbit Flex (Fitbit Inc., San

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Karl M. Newell

-ABC-2; 3 to 17 yrs) (Identify impairment; problems with delay in manual dexterity, ball skills, static and dynamic balance) (3 age bands with items varying by band) ( Henderson, Sugden, & Barrett, 2007 ) Bruininks-Oseretsky Test of Motor Proficiency, 2nd Ed. (BOT–2; 4 – 21yrs) in fine and gross motor

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Rheanna Bulten, Sara King-Dowling and John Cairney

Battery for Children—Second Edition (MABC-2) is a widely used assessment for the identification of DCD ( 12 ) and has been identified as the criterion standard for assessing DCD in children ( 5 ). The MABC-2 is a standardized test consisting of 8 items divided into 3 categories—manual dexterity, aiming

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Lena Hübner, Solveig Vieluf, Ben Godde and Claudia Voelcker-Rehage

years of age ( M  = 23.26, SD  = 2.68) were included in further analysis. The Purdue Pegboard Test (model 32020; Lafayette Instruments, Lafayette, IN; Tiffin & Asher, 1948 ) was performed to assess clinical manual dexterity of the right hand. All YA and OA scored within the normative values for the

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Christiane Lange-Küttner and Ridhi Kochhar

Disorder diagnosis to improve on drawing accuracy ( Flapper, Houwen, & Schoemaker, 2006 ). Remarkably, training of motor skills and manual dexterity also appears to successfully mediate cognitive function in children with ADHD ( Ziereis & Jansen, 2015 ). Hence, we investigated the CRT’s association with

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Tomoko Aoki, Hayato Tsuda and Hiroshi Kinoshita

Guang ( 2001 ) indicated weaker handgrip force for older adults than for young adults. Thus, a number of studies for older adults have reported declines in hand dexterity and strength. However, there are few quantitative methods available for measuring age-related changes in finger motor function. Some