Brace Evaluation in Children with Diplegic Cerebral Palsy with a Jump Gait Pattern
- On Their Own Two Feet. Gupta,, Sanjay // Time International (South Pacific Edition);2/25/2002, Issue 7, p39
Discusses an operation to help triplets with cerebral palsy walk like other boys. Case of triplets born to Jeremy and Cindy Hickman and the diagnosis of spastic cerebral palsy; Descriptions of the operation, called selective dorsal rhizotomy (SDR), performed by T.S. Park, a Korean-born...
- Technologies' Impact on Life Care Planning: A Pilot Study of Children with Cerebral Palsy. Deutsch, Paul M.; Kendall, Sherie L.; Raffa, Frederick; Daninhirsch, Carrie; Cimino-Ferguson3, Sara // Journal of Life Care Planning;2005, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p161
This study examines the impact of two types of technology, new and replacement, on life care plans (LCPs) over time. Seven categories of the LCP are evaluated across an average fifteen year time span, Era I versus Era II. A total of fifty LCPs written for children diagnosed with cerebral palsy...
- Etiopathological study on cerebral palsy and its management by Shashtika Shali Pinda Sweda and Samvardhana Ghrita. Vyas, Apexa G.; Kori, Virendra Kumar; Rajagopala, S.; Patel, Kalpana S. // AYU: An International Quarterly Journal of Research in Ayurveda;Jan-Mar2013, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p56
According to World Health Organization (WHO) estimation, 10% of the global population has some form of disability due to different causes; in India, it is 3.8% of the population. Nearly 15-20% of the total physically handicapped children suffer from Cerebral Palsy (CP). For India, the estimated...
- Selective dorsal rhizotomy. S.D.K. // Exceptional Parent;Aug95, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p41
Presents information on selective dorsal rhizotomy (SDR), a surgical procedure which can help children with spastic diplegia, a form of cerebral palsy, to walk. Age at which SDR is performed on a child; Evaluation of children before SDR is performed; Details of surgery; Effectiveness of SDR. ...
- Use of Dohsa-hou, a Japanese psychorehabilitative program, to guide motor activity of young... Dadkhah, Asghar // Perceptual & Motor Skills;Feb98, Vol. 86 Issue 1, p243
Focuses on the use of Dohsa-hou, a Japanese psychorehabilitation method to guide for motor training of young adults with cerebral palsy. Methods used; How does Dohsa-hou differ from physiotherapy and other psychotherapeutic methods; Results and discussion of the study.
- PL-RR-254-S. // Physical Therapy;May1997, Vol. 77 Issue 5, pS81
Presents an abstract of a paper entitled `Efficacy of Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy in Cerebral Palsy: Changes in Spasticity and Neurologic Signs After 12 Months,' by J.F. McLaughlin and K.F. Bjornson, presented at the Physical Therapy `97: Scientific Meeting and Exposition of the American Physical...
- Pamidronic acid. // Reactions Weekly;5/5/2012, Issue 1400, p32
The article describes the case of four paediatric patients who developed fractures following treatment with one or more complete courses of intravenous (IV) pamidronic acid therapy for nonambulatory cerebral palsy.
- Milestones and treatment options. Cutts, Steven; Edwards, Alison; Myers, Graham // GP: General Practitioner;1/28/2002, p54
Focuses on milestones and treatment options for cerebral palsy. Possibility of the motor milestones to be delayed; Phases of progression; Treatment.
- Medical treatments. Cutts, Steven; Edwards, Alison; Myers, Graham // GP: General Practitioner;1/28/2002, p54
Focuses on the use of botulinum toxin in treating cerebral palsy. Impact on the relaxation; Safety in using the medicine; Method of administration.