Ambulant children with spastic cerebral palsy and their parents’ perceptions and expectations prior to multilevel surgery

@article{Capjon2010AmbulantCW,
  title={Ambulant children with spastic cerebral palsy and their parents’ perceptions and expectations prior to multilevel surgery},
  author={H. Capjon and I. T. Bj{\o}rk},
  journal={Developmental Neurorehabilitation},
  year={2010},
  volume={13},
  pages={80 - 87}
}
Purpose: This study explores the pre-operative situation of children accepted for multilevel surgery for cerebral palsy (CP) and their parents. Methods: Eight ambulatory children with varied severity of spastic CP and their parents were included. Qualitative, semi-structured interviews were carried out separately with the children and parents. Results: Everyday life of the children and their parents was vulnerable. The degree to which children strived for social acceptance and normality… Expand
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