author={William L. Minear},
  • W. L. Minear
  • Published 1 November 1956
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Pediatrics
The majority of the members of the American Academy for Cerebral Palsy voted to exclude progressive neurological diseases and neoplastic diseases of the brain from the classification of cerebral palsy. The lesion left by the removal of a brain tumor, however, is still considered one of the etiological factors of cerebral palsy. Cerebral palsy comprises the motor and other symptom complexes caused by a non-progressive brain lesion (or lesions). The nomenclature and classification… 
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Effect of upper extremity constraints on functional and dynamic postural control in children with hemiplegic cerebral palsy
The upper extremity appears to have a role in maintaining functional balance and postural stability in children with hemiplegic cerebral palsy and should be considered during intervention programs.
Developmental disabilities: an overview.
  • A. Capute
  • Medicine
    Dental clinics of North America
  • 1974
Oral Conditions in Cerebral Palsy