Development of lower limb range of motion from early childhood to adolescence in cerebral palsy: a population-based study

@inproceedings{Nordmark2009DevelopmentOL,
  title={Development of lower limb range of motion from early childhood to adolescence in cerebral palsy: a population-based study},
  author={Eva Nordmark and G H{\"a}gglund and Henrik Lauge-Pedersen and Philippe Wagner and Lena Westbom},
  booktitle={BMC medicine},
  year={2009}
}
BACKGROUND The decreasing range of joint motion caused by insufficient muscle length is a common problem in children with cerebral palsy (CP), often worsening with age. In 1994 a CP register and health care programme for children with CP was initiated in southern Sweden. The aim of this study was to analyse the development of the passive range of motion (ROM) in the lower limbs during all the growth periods in relation to gross motor function and CP subtype in the total population of children… CONTINUE READING

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