Valerie Saunders

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This study compared the relative success of soft tissue coverage of denuded roots by two surgical procedures: Autogenous free gingival graft (FGG) and a 2-stage coronally-positioned flap (CPF). Eight patients who had bilateral areas of gingival recession were selected. The areas of recession treated were Class I or II according to Miller's classification(More)
Independently ambulant children with Cerebral Palsy (CP) often report balance difficulties when walking in challenging settings. The aim of this study was to compare gait in children with CP to typically developing (TD) children walking over level ground and uneven ground, as an evaluation of dynamic balance. Thirty-four children participated, 17 with CP(More)
BACKGROUND Balance problems are common in children who have cerebral palsy (CP) but are active and ambulant. Control of the whole-body center of mass is critical in maintaining dynamic stability during challenging mobility tasks, such as clearing an obstacle while walking. OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to compare trunk and lower limb(More)
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