Daily functional electrical stimulation during everyday walking activities improves performance and satisfaction in children with unilateral spastic cerebral palsy: a randomized controlled trial

@inproceedings{Pool2015DailyFE,
  title={Daily functional electrical stimulation during everyday walking activities improves performance and satisfaction in children with unilateral spastic cerebral palsy: a randomized controlled trial},
  author={Dayna Pool and Jane P Valentine and Amanda Marie Blackmore and Jennifer Colegate and Natasha Leanne Bear and Katherine Stannage and Catherine Elliott},
  booktitle={Archives of physiotherapy},
  year={2015}
}
Background The aim of this paper is to determine whether daily functional electrical stimulation (FES) is effective in improving self-perceptions of individually identified mobility performance problems in children with unilateral spastic cerebral palsy (USCP). We hypothesized that children receiving 8 weeks of FES treatment would have higher scores for self-perceived performance and satisfaction on the Canadian Occupational Performance Measure (COPM) for individually identified priorities than… CONTINUE READING