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Little's Disease

Known as: spastic infantile paralysis, Diplegia, Spastic, Little Disease 
A type of cerebral palsy characterized by spasticity and hypertonia of the lower extremities bilaterally, particularly the legs, hips, and pelvis… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The timing of heel strike (HS) and toe off (TO), the events that mark the transitions between stance and swing phase of gait, is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE To determine the relationships between spasticity, strength, and the functional measures of gait and gross motor… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Classifications of gait patterns in spastic diplegia have been either qualitative, based on clinical recognition, or quantitative… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
This study examined the effect of massed practice in balance recovery of stability in six children (four males, two females; mean… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The effects of recreational horseback riding therapy (HBRT) on gross motor function in children with cerebral palsy (CP: spastic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE To study the long term neurodevelopmental outcome of children who participated in a randomised, double blind, placebo… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE To determine clinical effectiveness of strength training in children with spastic cerebral palsy. DESIGN Prospective… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
We report the development of spastic diplegia in infants during the course of interferon Alfa-2a (IFN) therapy for potentially… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Although weakness has been identified in cerebral palsy (CP) in isolated muscle groups, the magnitude of weakness in multiple… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Fourteen ambulatory children with spastic diplegia participated in a bilateral quadriceps strengthening program in an attempt to… Expand
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