Inconsistencies with physical functioning and the child health questionnaire in children with cerebral palsy.

@article{VargusAdams2008InconsistenciesWP,
  title={Inconsistencies with physical functioning and the child health questionnaire in children with cerebral palsy.},
  author={Jilda Vargus-Adams},
  journal={The Journal of pediatrics},
  year={2008},
  volume={153 2},
  pages={
          199-202, 202.e1
        }
}
OBJECTIVES To explore the performance of the Physical Functioning (PF) subscale of the Child Health Questionnaire (CHQ) in children with cerebral palsy (CP). STUDY DESIGN Parents of 177 children and adolescents (age 3 to 18 years) with CP completed the CHQ -Parent Form 50. Severity of CP was assessed using the 5-level Gross Motor Function Classification System (GMFCS), in which higher levels reflect more severe impairment. RESULTS PF scores were negatively correlated with GMFCS… CONTINUE READING
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