Spastic Quadriplegia

Known as: Spastic Quadriplegias, Spastic Tetraplegia, Tetraplegia, Spastic 
A type of spastic cerebral palsy characterized by increased muscle tone of all four extremities.
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Very-long-chain fatty acids (VLCFAs) play important roles in membrane structure and cellular signaling, and their contribution to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Neuronal cytoplasmic and intranuclear aggregates of RNA-binding protein TDP-43 are a hallmark feature of neurodegenerative… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Thyroid hormones are iodothyronines that control growth and development, as well as brain function and metabolism. Although… (More)
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2003
2003
This study was designed to test the hypothesis that non-ambulatory patients with spastic quadriplegia will have reduced bone mass… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Neurologic abnormalities affecting gait occur early in several types of non-Alzheimer's dementias, but their value in… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Classifications of gait and postural patterns in spastic hemiplegia and spastic diplegiía are presented, based on the work of… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
In children with spastic quadriplegia, also described as 'whole body involvement', spasticity can interfere with motor function… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE Our purpose was to examine the association of cerebral palsy with conditions that can interrupt oxygen supply to the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Medical treatment of dystonia usually results in an incomplete response and is frequently unsuccessful. Peripheral surgical… (More)
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1985
1985
Intrarater and interrater reliabilities were assessed for upper-extremity goniometric measurements of a 5-year-old girl with… (More)
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