Gowers Sign

Gowers Sign is an indicator of several neurological problems such as Duchennes Muscular Dystrophy. It is due to the weakness of the proximal muscles. The child as to raise from the ground from a supine position and use the hands to climb up the legs.

Most Useful Resources:
Gowers’ Sign (PodiaPaedia)
Gower Sign (Podiatry FAQ)
Gowers Sign (Podiatry TV)