Long-term outcome in children with Guillain-Barré syndrome.

  title={Long-term outcome in children with Guillain-Barr{\'e} syndrome.},
  author={Jiri Vajsar and Darcy Fehlings and Derek Stephens},
  journal={The Journal of pediatrics},
  volume={142 3},
OBJECTIVE To determine the long-term sequelae and early predictors of sequelae for children with Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) after the introduction of intravenous gammaglobulin (IVIG). Study design A cross-sectional case series of children with GBS, at least 2 years after recovery, was performed. Manual muscle strength testing was done on 34 muscle groups. The functional independence measure was used to assess function. A chart review was completed, identifying acute factors that may predict… CONTINUE READING

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