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ALLMedicine™ Cerebral Palsy Center

Research & Reviews  4,963 results

Determinants of spoken language comprehension in children with cerebral palsy.
Disability and Rehabilitation; Vaillant E, Geytenbeek JJM et. al.

May 17th, 2022 - To identify determinants of spoken language comprehension (SLC) in children with cerebral palsy (CP). Cross-sectional data of 207 children with CP were included: 82 toddlers (18 months-3;11 years), 59 preschool children (4;0-5;11 years), and 66 sc...

The efficacy of virtual reality interventions compared with conventional physiotherapy ...
Disability and Rehabilitation; Alrashidi M, Wadey CA et. al.

May 17th, 2022 - Cerebral palsy (CP) is the commonest motor disability affecting children. This study reviewed the evidence for virtual reality (VR) intervention compared with conventional physiotherapy in upper limb function of children with CP. Searches were und...

Cost savings for single event multilevel surgery in comparison to sequential surgery in...
Gait & Posture; Õunpuu S, Pierz K et. al.

May 17th, 2022 - The purpose of this study was to determine the differences in billable provider charges between single event multilevel surgery (SEMLS) based on comprehensive gait analysis and a staged surgical approach (SSA) without comprehensive gait analysis f...

Outcomes of a novel single case study incorporating Rapid Syllable Transition treatment...
Disability and Rehabilitation. Assistive Technology; Korkalainen MJ, McCabe P et. al.

May 17th, 2022 - Motor speech and augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) interventions are commonly used with children with cerebral palsy (CP) but there is limited literature comparing the effectiveness of these interventions. The purpose of this study ...

At-Home Orthodontic Treatment for Severe Teeth Arch Malalignment and Severe Obstructive...
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Tamura A, Yamaguchi K et. al.

May 15th, 2022 - Children with cerebral palsy typically have severe teeth arch malalignment, causing swallowing and respiration dysfunction. Malalignment in cerebral palsy, especially in children, worsens dysphagia and respiratory disorders; sometimes, it is also ...

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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  198 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  373 results

Near-infrared Spectroscopy and Electroencephalography to Assess Cortical Activation During Motor Tasks in Infants and Toddlers With and Without Cerebral Palsy

May 13th, 2022 - OBJECTIVE Portable neural imaging during functional tasks is now possible utilizing noninvasive near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) which identifies areas of brain activity by measuring blood flow dynamics and electroencephalography (EEG) which meas...

Dopamine and Motor Learning in Cerebral Palsy

May 13th, 2022 - Objective The broad objective of this study is to determine the relationship between variations in genes related to dopamine (DA) neurotransmission in areas of the brain associated with motor leaning (e.g. DRD1, DRD2, DRD3, COMT, DAT) and/or to ac...

Neural Correlates of Sensory Phenomena in Tourette Syndrome

May 12th, 2022 - Tourette syndrome (TS) is a neurodevelopmental disorder affecting 1% of school-aged children; one-third of patients suffer persistent tics into adulthood. Diagnostic criteria rely solely on motor symptoms, but sensory phenomena are a nearly univer...

Virtual Rehabilitation Innovations for Motivation

May 11th, 2022 - Aim: The focus of this Proof-of-Concept feasibility study investigates the potential of commercially available virtual reality (VR) games and equipment for therapeutic use for upper limb rehabilitation; considering in particular the role of motiva...

Feasibility of Pediatric CIMT by Televideo

May 11th, 2022 - Cerebral palsy (CP) is a public health problem that affects 2-3 per 1000 children. Up to 75 % of children with cerebral palsy will have motor impairments that can lead to lifelong disability, therefore there is a need for effective treatment of th...

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News  282 results

Novel Drug Offers New Hope for Rett Syndrome

Apr 6th, 2022 - Trofinetide (Acadia Pharmaceuticals) is effective in improving symptoms in girls and young women with Rett syndrome (RTT), a rare and devastating neurodevelopmental disorder, results from a phase 3 study suggest. Dr Jeffrey Neul "In a severe disor...

Neurodevelopmental disorders prevalent with extremely preterm birth
Caleb Rans, PharmD

Mar 23rd, 2022 - A large registry-based cohort study in Sweden has revealed that 75% of children born before 24 weeks of gestation had neurodevelopmental disorders, including intellectual disabilities and autism, and required habilitative services. In addition, so.

Men With Spinal Cord Injury Less Apt to Undergo Prostate Cancer Screening

Mar 9th, 2022 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Men with spinal-cord injury are less likely to undergo prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening for prostate cancer compared with the general population, a new study suggests. People with this type of injury are though...

All in the Family

Mar 7th, 2022 - When Annie Uhing, MD, is stressed about work, she can call her mom. She and her mom are close, yes, but her mom is also a physician and understands the ups and downs of medical education and the unique challenges of being a woman in medicine. "My ...

Skill Checkup: A 6-Month-Old Boy With History of Seizure-like Episodes, Dystonia, and Ongoing Nasal Congestion

Jan 31st, 2022 - The Skill Checkup series provides a quick, case-style interactive quiz highlighting key guidelines- and evidence-based information to inform clinical practice. A 6-month-old boy of Taiwanese descent has history of seizure-like episodes, dystonia, ...

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Patient Education  25 results see all →