Gross Motor Function Classification System Expanded & Revised (GMFCS E & R): reliability between therapists and parents in Brazil.

@article{Silva2013GrossMF,
  title={Gross Motor Function Classification System Expanded & Revised (GMFCS E & R): reliability between therapists and parents in Brazil.},
  author={Daniela Baleroni Rodrigues Silva and Luzia Iara Pfeifer and Carolina Ara{\'u}jo Rodrigues Funayama},
  journal={Brazilian journal of physical therapy},
  year={2013},
  volume={17 5},
  pages={458-63}
}
BACKGROUND Several studies have demonstrated the importance of using the Gross Motor Function Classification System (GMFCS) to classify gross motor function in children with cerebral palsy, but the reliability of the expanded and revised version has not been examined in Brazil (GMFCS E & R). OBJECTIVE To determine the intra- and inter-rater reliability of the Portuguese-Brazil version of the GMFCS E & R applied by therapists and compare to classification provided by parents of children with… CONTINUE READING
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