Grip strength reference values for Canadians aged 6 to 79: Canadian Health Measures Survey, 2007 to 2013 - ARCHIVED

Articles and reports: 82-003-X201601014665


The purpose of this analysis was to use data from the 2007-to-2013 Canadian Health Measures Survey to develop reference equations for maximum, right-hand and left-hand grip strength for Canadians aged 6 to79, based on a healthy, nationally representative population. These equations can be used to determine reference values against which to assess an individual’s grip strength.

Issue Number: 2016010
Author(s): Wong, Suzy

Main Product: Health Reports

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