Influence of External Visual Focus on Gait in Children With Bilateral Cerebral Palsy.


PURPOSE To explore whether focusing a target influenced gait in children with cerebral palsy (CP) and typical development (TD). METHODS Thirty children with bilateral CP (Gross Motor Function Classification System [GMFCS] I-III) and 22 with TD looked at a light at walkway end (Gaze Target) while walking and returned (No Target). RESULTS During Gaze… (More)