"It's fun, but …" Children with cerebral palsy and their experiences of participation in physical activities.

@article{Lauruschkus2015ItsFB,
  title={"It's fun, but …" Children with cerebral palsy and their experiences of participation in physical activities.},
  author={Katarina Lauruschkus and Eva Nordmark and Inger Kristensson Hallstr{\"o}m},
  journal={Disability and rehabilitation},
  year={2015},
  volume={37 4},
  pages={283-9}
}
PURPOSE To explore the experiences of children with cerebral palsy (CP) regarding participation in physical activities, and to describe facilitators and barriers. METHODS Sixteen children with CP 8-11 years old who varied in gross motor, cognitive and communicative function participated in either an individual interview or a focus group. RESULTS Two categories and 10 sub-categories emerged from the content analysis. The category "Being physically active, because …" describes facilitators… CONTINUE READING
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