• Descriptive Report of the Impact of Fatigue and Current Management Strategies in Cerebral Palsy

    7 days ago - By Pediatric Physical Therapy

    Purpose:
    To describe the effect of fatigue and self-management practices for adolescents and young adults with cerebral palsy.
    Methods:
    A survey of 124 people with cerebral palsy with the Fatigue Impact and Severity Self-Assessment.
    Results:
    Participants in Gross Motor Function Classification System level I experienced little effect of fatigue, with high proportions of this group disagreeing to statements about fatigue impacting their general activities, mobility, and social activities. Participants in GMFCS levels II to V reported effect of fatigue on activities. Differences between...
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