Prevalence and characteristics of children with cerebral palsy in Europe

@article{Johnson2002PrevalenceAC,
  title={Prevalence and characteristics of children with cerebral palsy in Europe},
  author={Ann Johnson},
  journal={Developmental Medicine \& Child Neurology},
  year={2002},
  volume={44}
}
  • Ann Johnson
  • Published 2002
  • Medicine
  • Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology
Following agreement on definitions and classification, a central database was set up to include information on over 6000 children with cerebral palsy (CP) from 13 geographically defined populations in Europe. The overall rate for the period 1980 to 1990 was 2.08/1000 live births (95% CI 2.02 to 2.14). One in five children with CP (20.2%) was found to have a severe intellectual deficit and was unable to walk. Among babies born weighing less than 1500g, the rate of CP was more than 70 times… Expand
Cerebral palsy update
Decline in severe spastic cerebral palsy at term in Denmark 1999-2007.
Cerebral Palsy in Extremely Preterm Infants
...
1
2
3
4
5
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 27 REFERENCES
Surveillance of cerebral palsy in Europe: a collaboration of cerebral palsy surveys and registers
  • C. Cans
  • Medicine
  • Developmental medicine and child neurology
  • 2000
The changing epidemiology of cerebral palsy.
Increasing rates of cerebral palsy across the severity spectrum in north-east England 1964–1993
Cerebral palsy births in eastern Denmark, 1987--90: implications for neonatal care.
Birthweight specific trends in cerebral palsy.
Trend in cerebral palsy birth prevalence in eastern Denmark: birth-year period 1979-86.
Life expectancy of children with cerebral palsy.
Cerebral palsy in multiple births in Western Australia: genetic aspects.
...
1
2
3
...