A microcosting study of the surgical correction of upper extremity deformity in children with spastic cerebral palsy.

OBJECTIVE Determine healthcare costs of upper-extremity surgical correction in children with spastic cerebral palsy (CP). METHOD This cohort study included 39 children with spastic CP who had surgery for their upper extremity at a Dutch hospital. A retrospective cost analysis was performed including both hospital and rehabilitation costs. Hospital costs… (More)