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Research & Reviews  4,624 results

Association of Obesity on Outcomes of Hospitalized Patients with Cerebral Palsy.
Southern Medical Journal; Harris CM, Wright SM

Dec 3rd, 2021 - Among hospitalized adults with cerebral palsy (CP), it is unknown whether obesity is associated with clinical and resource utilization outcomes. We sought to identify the association of obesity on clinical and resource utilization outcomes in this...

Management of Muscle Spasms in Adult Patients with Cerebral Palsy.
Southern Medical Journal; Korntner S, Elko C et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2021 - As medical care advances, there is a growing number of adult patients with cerebral palsy. The spastic form is characterized by muscle hypertonicity, hyperreflexia, and spasticity, which are associated with worse quality of life, poor functionalit...

Outcomes in very low birthweight infants with severe congenital heart defect following ...
European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery : Official Jo... Boos V, Berger F et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2021 - Very low birthweight (<1500 g, VLBW) infants with severe congenital heart defect (CHD) are at increased risk for perinatal and operative mortality. This study aims to describe morbidity, long-term mortality and neuro-developmental outcome in early...

Challenging Case: The Role of Genetic Testing in Complex Autism.
Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics : JDBP; Solgi M, Fernandez J et. al.

Nov 30th, 2021 - S is a 12-year-old boy with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), seizure disorder, cerebral palsy, and intellectual disability who presented to the primary care clinician for a preventative care visit.S was born at full term after an unremarkable pregn...

Moderate effect of ankle foot orthosis versus ground reaction ankle foot orthosis on ba...
Prosthetics and Orthotics International; Sanad DA

Nov 30th, 2021 - The children with diplegic cerebral palsy (CP) commonly have abnormal alignment of lower extremities affecting their abilities of keeping balance. Orthoses are one of the many approaches that can be prescribed to improve balance and walking in dip...

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Guidelines  4 results

Cerebral palsy in adults: summary of NICE guidance.
BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.); Bromham N, Dworzynski K et. al.

Mar 21st, 2019 - Cerebral palsy in adults: summary of NICE guidance.|2019|Bromham N,Dworzynski K,Eunson P,Fairhurst C, ,|etiology,complications,psychology,rehabilitation,organization & administration,standards,etiology,etiology,etiology,

Consensus guidelines on the use of bisphosphonate therapy in children and adolescents.
Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health; Simm PJ, Biggin A et. al.

Mar 6th, 2018 - Bisphosphonate therapy is the mainstay of pharmacological intervention in young people with skeletal fragility. The evidence of its use in a variety of conditions remains limited despite over three decades of clinical experience. On behalf of the ...

Botulinum toxin assessment, intervention and after-care for lower limb spasticity in ch...
European Journal of Neurology; Love SC, Novak I et. al.

Jul 17th, 2010 - Botulinum neurotoxin type-A (BoNT-A) has been used in association with other interventions in the management of spasticity in children with cerebral palsy (CP) for almost two decades. This consensus statement is based on an extensive review of the...

Practice parameter: Evaluation of the child with microcephaly (an evidence-based review...
Neurology Ashwal S, Michelson D et. al.

Sep 16th, 2009 - To make evidence-based recommendations concerning the evaluation of the child with microcephaly. Relevant literature was reviewed, abstracted, and classified. RECOMMENDATIONS were based on a 4-tiered scheme of evidence classification. Microcephaly...

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Drugs  177 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  347 results

Magnesium Sulphate in Premature Rupture of Membranes

Nov 25th, 2021 - Preterm premature rupture of membranes (PPROM) is defined as rupture of the chorioamniotic membranes before the onset of labor prior to 37 weeks of gestation. Approximately 1% to 5% of pregnancies are complicated by PPROM . PPROM contributes to pe...

Genetic Etiology in Patients With Cerebral Palsy

Nov 24th, 2021 - Cerebral palsy (CP) is a permanent disorder of movement or posture due to non-progressive impairments of the developing brain. In children, CP is the most common cause of motor impairment, which is often accompanied by other disorders such as epil...

Therapeutic Intervention Supporting Development From NICU to 6 Months for Infants Post Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy

Nov 23rd, 2021 - Hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (HIE) is a form of newborn brain injury resulting from a lack of oxygen or blood flow to the brain. Over 85 percent of infants with HIE now survive to discharge from the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). Therapeu...

Incontinence and MRI Results in Children With Cerebral Palsy

Nov 22nd, 2021 - The current study is a cross-sectional observational study in which a correlation is investigated between known anatomical MRI results and the continence status of a child with CP. Although neuroimaging isn't seen as a requirement for the definiti...

Effects of WALKBOT-G Robot-assisted Gait Training on Anticipatory Posture Adjustment Function and Balance With Cerebral Palsy

Nov 22nd, 2021 - In children with cerebral palsy, the quality of walking decreases due to a decrease in the ability to control limbs, including walking, and coordination among various activities of daily living due to a decrease in functional independence and qual...

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News  261 results

High-Dose Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy Effective in Cerebral Palsy

Nov 8th, 2021 - (Reuters Health) - Children with hemiparetic cerebral palsy can achieve better long-term improvements when they receive three hours of constraint-induced movement therapy five days a week for one month than with standard physical and occupational ...

Colorado Clinic's Prescription for Healthier Patients? Lawyers

Sep 8th, 2021 - COMMERCE CITY, Colo. — In her 19 years of living with cerebral palsy, scoliosis and other ailments, Cynthia Enriquez De Santiago has endured about 60 surgeries and her heart has flatlined at least four times. But the most unusual doctor's referral...

Pfizer Vaccine Safe in Small Study of Very Sick Kids

Sep 1st, 2021 - (Reuters) - In adolescents with serious neurological conditions, the side effects of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine are likely to be mild to moderate and clear up quickly, a small study suggests. The 27 children in the study, ages 12 to 15, had muscu...

Learning Disability, Down's Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy Tied to COVID-19 Mortality

Aug 16th, 2021 - (Reuters Health) - People with learning disability, Down's syndrome and cerebral palsy have a higher risk of hospitalization and death from COVID-19 than individuals without these conditions, a recent study suggests. Researchers examined patient-l...

Children Born Just Weeks Early Face Higher Risk of Developmental Problems

May 25th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Preemies face a high risk of neurodevelopmental problems at 5 years of age, even when they're born at 32 to 34 weeks of gestation, according to a large cohort study from France. "The focus in the past has frequently bee...

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Patient Education  13 results see all →