Handedness in diplegic cerebral palsy

@article{Lin2012HandednessID,
  title={Handedness in diplegic cerebral palsy},
  author={Ki Rui Lin and Vasanthi Prabhu and Hitesh Shah and Asha Kamath and Benjamin Joseph},
  journal={Developmental Neurorehabilitation},
  year={2012},
  volume={15},
  pages={386 - 389}
}
Objective: To determine if the frequency of left-handedness is high in children with spastic cerebral diplegia. Design: Case-control study. Methods: One hundred and eleven children with spastic diplegic cerebral palsy and 444 age- and gender-matched controls were studied. The handedness of each child was assigned on the basis of responses to questions on the hand preference for writing and drawing, feeding and throwing a ball. The data were analysed by conditional logistic regression and… 
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