Management of motor problems in cerebral palsy: a critical update for the clinician.

@article{Papavasiliou2009ManagementOM,
  title={Management of motor problems in cerebral palsy: a critical update for the clinician.},
  author={Antigone S Papavasiliou},
  journal={European journal of paediatric neurology : EJPN : official journal of the European Paediatric Neurology Society},
  year={2009},
  volume={13 5},
  pages={387-96}
}
Currently there is no specific treatment for the brain insults leading to motor dysfunction in cerebral palsy. The available symptomatic therapeutic options place cerebral palsy among the costliest chronic childhood conditions. Therefore, it is necessary to make well-informed decisions in an effort to match cost-effectiveness with patient and family needs. This presentation aims to analyze the efficacy of rehabilitation therapy, orthoses, oral medications, botulinum toxin, intrathecal baclofen… CONTINUE READING
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