Intensive gait training in toddlers with cerebral palsy: A pilot study

@article{Herskind2016IntensiveGT,
  title={Intensive gait training in toddlers with cerebral palsy: A pilot study},
  author={Anna Herskind and Maria Willerslev-Olsen and Anina Ritterb and Rosenbaum and Line Z. Greve and JakobLorentzen and Jens Bo Nielsen},
  journal={Advances in Pediatric Research},
  year={2016},
  volume={3},
  pages={1-10}
}
Background: Reduced muscle growth may be involved in the development of contractures in children with cerebral palsy (CP). Here, we report data from a pilot study of intensive gait training in CP toddlers. Methods: Five children with CP aged 8-30 months performed activity-based gait training for one hour/day, five days/week for three consecutive months. Included children were diagnosed with spastic CP, had a Gross Motor Function Classification System (GMFCS) score of I–II, and were not… 
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