Growth patterns in a population of children and adolescents with cerebral palsy.

@article{Day2007GrowthPI,
  title={Growth patterns in a population of children and adolescents with cerebral palsy.},
  author={Steven M. Day and David J. Strauss and Pierre J Vachon and Lewis Rosenbloom and Robert Shavelle and Y. Wayne Wu},
  journal={Developmental medicine and child neurology},
  year={2007},
  volume={49 3},
  pages={167-71}
}
This study examined growth of children and adolescents with cerebral palsy (CP) who received services from the California Department of Developmental Services from 1987 to 2002. In all, 141 961 measurements of height and weight were taken from 24920 patients with CP (14103 males, 10817 females). Centiles of weight and height were determined by age, sex, and five levels of functional ability ranging from fully ambulatory to unable to walk, crawl, or feed self, and fed via gastrostomy tube… CONTINUE READING