Treatment of congenital hemiparesis with pediatric constraint-induced movement therapy.

Abstract

To determine efficacy of pediatric Constraint-Induced Movement therapy, 20 children with congenital hemiparesis (ages 2 to 6 years) were randomly assigned to receive the treatment or usual care. Controls crossed over to the therapy after 6 months. Children receiving the therapy first exhibited emergence of more new classes of motor patterns and skills (eg… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/0883073811408423

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