Management of spinal deformity in cerebral palsy: conservative treatment.


INTRODUCTION The incidence of scoliosis in Cerebral Palsy (CP) is directly related to the Gross Motor Function Classification System (GMFCS) level. The natural history of untreated scoliosis in patients with CP is one of progression and factors implicated in deterioration include type of involvement (quadriplegia), poor functional status (nonambulatory… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11832-013-0516-5


  • Presentations referencing similar topics