Life expectancy in cerebral palsy: an update

@article{Strauss2008LifeEI,
  title={Life expectancy in cerebral palsy: an update},
  author={D. Strauss and J. Brooks and L. Rosenbloom and R. Shavelle},
  journal={Developmental Medicine \& Child Neurology},
  year={2008},
  volume={50}
}
This paper clarifies and updates some issues of life expectancy in cerebral palsy. These are: (1) the definition of life expectancy and how it is calculated; (2) the secular trends that have occurred since the data for the 1998 paper were collected; (3) revised estimates reflecting improvements of some of the analytical methods and statistics provided in that paper; (4) comparison of life expectancies among countries; (5) issues regarding quality of care; and (6) consideration of prospective… Expand
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