Neuroimpairments, activity limitations, and participation restrictions in children with cerebral palsy.

@article{Beckung2002NeuroimpairmentsAL,
  title={Neuroimpairments, activity limitations, and participation restrictions in children with cerebral palsy.},
  author={Eva R E Beckung and Gudrun Hagberg},
  journal={Developmental medicine and child neurology},
  year={2002},
  volume={44 5},
  pages={309-16}
}
In a representative series of 176 children with cerebral palsy (CP), aged 5 to 8 years, associations were studied between additional neuroimpairments, activity limitations, and participation restrictions in the domains of mobility, education, and social relations as proposed in the International Classification of Functioning Disability and Health (ICF). Learning disability occurred in 40%, epilepsy in 35%, visual impairment in 20%, and infantile hydrocephalus in 9% of the children. Additional… CONTINUE READING