Social adjustment of children with cerebral palsy in mainstream classes: peer perception.

@article{Nadeau2006SocialAO,
  title={Social adjustment of children with cerebral palsy in mainstream classes: peer perception.},
  author={Line Nadeau and R{\'e}jean Tessier},
  journal={Developmental medicine and child neurology},
  year={2006},
  volume={48 5},
  pages={
          331-6
        }
}
The aim of this study was to describe the social experience of children with cerebral palsy (CP) in mainstream classes in Canada and compare it with that of their classmates without disability. The CP group included 25 females and 35 males (mean age 10 y 5 mo [SD 0.95], range 10 y 4 mo-10 y 10 mo) diagnosed as having hemiplegia (n=44) or diplegia (n=16) and classified as Level I on the Gross Motor Function Classification System (GMFCS). Fifty-seven comparison children, born at term and without… CONTINUE READING
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