Nonlinear detrended fluctuation analysis of sitting center-of-pressure data as an early measure of motor development pathology in infants.

Upright sitting is one of the first motor skills an infant learns, and thus sitting postural control provides an early window into the infant's motor development. Early identification of infants with motor developmental delay, such as infants with cerebral palsy, allows for early therapeutic intervention by physical therapists. Early intervention is thought… CONTINUE READING