Purdue Pegboard Test (PPT)

 

Purpose of the measure

The Purdue Pegboard Test (PPT) is a test of fingertip dexterity and gross movement of the hand, fingers and arm in patients with impairments of the upper extremity resulting from neurological and musculoskeletal conditions.

Author*: Katie Marvin, MSc.PT
Editors: Annabel McDermott, OT; Nicol Korner-Bitensky, PhD OT

Evidence reviewed as of before 06-09-2012

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