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Chemotherapy and attentional dysfunction in survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia: Effect of treatment intensity
Central nervous system (CNS) directed chemotherapy is replacing prophylactic cranial irradiation in treatment protocols for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), mainly to reduce long‐termExpand
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Effects of chemotherapy on neurocognitive function in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia: A critical review of the literature
Chemotherapy‐only treatment has increasingly become the standard of treatment for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). The objective of this review is to assess the present state ofExpand
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Behavioral and educational limitations after chemotherapy for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia or Wilms tumor
The improved prognosis of childhood cancer makes monitoring of functional outcome important. The purpose of this study was to evaluate behavioral and educational functioning in survivors of childhoodExpand
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Visuomotor control in survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia treated with chemotherapy only.
Treatment for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), which includes CNS prophylaxis, is associated with central and peripheral neurotoxicity. The purpose of the present study was to analyzeExpand
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The Effects of Varying Ankle Foot Orthosis Stiffness on Gait in Children with Spastic Cerebral Palsy Who Walk with Excessive Knee Flexion
Introduction Rigid Ankle-Foot Orthoses (AFOs) are commonly prescribed to counteract excessive knee flexion during the stance phase of gait in children with cerebral palsy (CP). While rigid AFOs mayExpand
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The efficacy of functional gait training in children and young adults with cerebral palsy: a systematic review and meta‐analysis
The aim of this systematic review was to investigate the effects of functional gait training on walking ability in children and young adults with cerebral palsy (CP).
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Freehand three‐dimensional ultrasound to assess semitendinosus muscle morphology
In several neurological disorders and muscle injuries, morphological changes of the m. semitendinosus (ST) are presumed to contribute to movement limitations around the knee. FreehandExpand
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Effect of continuous intrathecal baclofen therapy in children: a systematic review
To investigate the effects of continuous intrathecal baclofen (ITB) therapy in children with cerebral palsy (CP) and other neurological conditions.
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Effect of selective dorsal rhizotomy on daily care and comfort in non-walking children and adolescents with severe spasticity.
BACKGROUND In non-walking children with severe spasticity, daily care can be difficult and many patients suffer from pain. Selective dorsal rhizotomy (SDR) reduces spasticity in the legs, andExpand
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An individual approach for optimizing ankle-foot orthoses to improve mobility in children with spastic cerebral palsy walking with excessive knee flexion.
Ankle-Foot Orthoses (AFOs) are commonly prescribed to promote gait in children with cerebral palsy (CP). The AFO prescription process is however largely dependent on clinical experience, resulting inExpand
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