• The Effect of Suit Wear During an Intensive Therapy Program in Children With Cerebral Palsy

    2 monthes ago - By Pediatric Physical Therapy

    Purpose:
    To examine the effects of suit wear during an intensive therapy program on motor function among children with cerebral palsy.
    Method:
    Twenty children were randomized to an experimental or a control group and participated in an intensive therapy program. The Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory and Gross Motor Function Measure -66 were administered before and after. Parent satisfaction was also assessed.
    Results:
    No significant differences were found between groups. Significant within-group differences were found for the control group on the GMFM-66 and for the experimental...
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