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  • Effects of Structured Exercise Training in Children and Adolescents With Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis By Pediatric Physical Therapy   -   Feb 2, 2023

    EFFECTS OF STRUCTURED EXERCISE TRAINING IN CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS WITH JUVENILE IDIOPATHIC ARTHRITIS

    Purpose: To examine safety and efficacy of exercise training for juvenile idiopathic arthritis to improve physical fitness, pain, functional...

    Adolescence, Knees, Arthritis, SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS
  • The Application of Motor Learning Strategies Within Functionally Based Interventions for Children with Neuromotor Conditions By Pediatric Physical Therapy   -   Feb 2, 2023

    THE APPLICATION OF MOTOR LEARNING STRATEGIES WITHIN FUNCTIONALLY BASED INTERVENTIONS FOR CHILDREN WITH NEUROMOTOR CONDITIONS

    Purpose: To identify and describe the application of 3 motor learning strategies (verbal instructions, practice, and verbal feedback)...

    Review Article
  • Hammersmith Infant Neurological Examination Clinical Use to Recommend Therapist Assessment of Functional Hand Asymmetries By Pediatric Physical Therapy   -   Feb 2, 2023

    HAMMERSMITH INFANT NEUROLOGICAL EXAMINATION CLINICAL USE TO RECOMMEND THERAPIST ASSESSMENT OF FUNCTIONAL HAND ASYMMETRIES

    Purpose: To determine whether asymmetry scores derived from the Hammersmith Infant Neurological Examination can provide cutoff scores...

    Neurology, Hands, RESEARCH REPORTS
  • By Pediatric Physical Therapy   -   Feb 2, 2023

    SCOPE OF THE EVIDENCE

    No abstract available

    EDITORIAL
  • Early Developmental Trends in High-Risk Neonates Later Diagnosed With Autism Spectrum Disorder By Pediatric Physical Therapy   -   Feb 2, 2023

    EARLY DEVELOPMENTAL TRENDS IN HIGH-RISK NEONATES LATER DIAGNOSED WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER

    Purpose: We hypothesized that clinical data from a neonatal intensive care unit infant developmental follow-up clinic would identify...

    Drop, RESEARCH REPORTS
  • Informing the Physical Therapy Management of Congenital Muscular Torticollis Clinical Practice Guideline: A Systematic Review By Pediatric Physical Therapy   -   Feb 2, 2023

    INFORMING THE PHYSICAL THERAPY MANAGEMENT OF CONGENITAL MUSCULAR TORTICOLLIS CLINICAL PRACTICE GUIDELINE: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW

    Purpose: To systematically review current evidence on the physical therapy assessment, intervention, and prognosis of congenital muscular...

    SYSTEMATIC REVIEW
  • Therapeutic Implementation of a Custom Dynamic Elbow Brace for Children With Neonatal Brachial Plexus Palsy: A Case Report By Pediatric Physical Therapy   -   Feb 2, 2023

    THERAPEUTIC IMPLEMENTATION OF A CUSTOM DYNAMIC ELBOW BRACE FOR CHILDREN WITH NEONATAL BRACHIAL PLEXUS PALSY: A CASE REPORT

    Purpose: The objective of this analysis is to present the benefits and functional outcomes when using a custom dynamic elbow brace...

    Child, CASE REPORTS
  • Characteristics of Hypotonia in Children: A Consensus Opinion of Pediatric Occupational and Physical Therapists By Pediatric Physical Therapy   -   Feb 2, 2023

    CHARACTERISTICS OF HYPOTONIA IN CHILDREN: A CONSENSUS OPINION OF PEDIATRIC OCCUPATIONAL AND PHYSICAL THERAPISTS

    Purpose: The term hypotonia is often used to describe children with reduced muscle tone, yet it remains abstract and undefined. The...

    Research Report
  • Clinical Characteristics of Hypotonia: A Survey of Pediatric Physical and Occupational Therapists By Pediatric Physical Therapy   -   Feb 2, 2023

    CLINICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF HYPOTONIA: A SURVEY OF PEDIATRIC PHYSICAL AND OCCUPATIONAL THERAPISTS

    Purpose: This study extended previous work on defining characteristics of children with hypotonia. Methods: A survey regarding previously...

    Regard, Research Report
  • Development of Guidelines for Determining Frequency of Therapy Services in a Pediatric Medical Setting By Pediatric Physical Therapy   -   Feb 2, 2023

    DEVELOPMENT OF GUIDELINES FOR DETERMINING FREQUENCY OF THERAPY SERVICES IN A PEDIATRIC MEDICAL SETTING

    Purpose: The purpose of this article is to describe guidelines for frequency of therapy services that were developed to help physical...

    Hospital, Special Communication
  • Early Mobilization Rehabilitation Program for Children With Cerebral Palsy Undergoing Single-Event Multilevel Surgery By Pediatric Physical Therapy   -   Feb 2, 2023

    EARLY MOBILIZATION REHABILITATION PROGRAM FOR CHILDREN WITH CEREBRAL PALSY UNDERGOING SINGLE-EVENT MULTILEVEL SURGERY

    Purpose: This study investigates functional and technical outcomes to support an early mobilization approach to rehabilitation after...

    RESEARCH REPORTS
  • Health-Related Quality of Life in Children With Chronic Illness Compared to Parents: A Systematic Review By Pediatric Physical Therapy   -   Feb 2, 2023

    HEALTH-RELATED QUALITY OF LIFE IN CHILDREN WITH CHRONIC ILLNESS COMPARED TO PARENTS: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW

    Purpose: The purpose of this systematic review is to identify quality-of-life issues that affect participation in age-appropriate activities...

    SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS
  • Chronic Pain in Young People With Cerebral Palsy: Activity Limitations and Coping Strategies By Pediatric Physical Therapy   -   Feb 2, 2023

    CHRONIC PAIN IN YOUNG PEOPLE WITH CEREBRAL PALSY: ACTIVITY LIMITATIONS AND COPING STRATEGIES

    Purpose: To describe the effect of chronic pain on the activities of children and adolescents with cerebral palsy, to describe coping...

    Child, Adolescence, RESEARCH REPORTS
  • By Pediatric Physical Therapy   -   Feb 2, 2023

    THE TIMED UP AND GO TEST IN CHILDREN: DOES PROTOCOL CHOICE MATTER? A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW

    Purpose: Results on reliability and normative data for the Timed Up and Go test in children who are developing typically are systematically...

    SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS
  • Effects of Intensive Locomotor Treadmill Training on Young Children with Cerebral Palsy By Pediatric Physical Therapy   -   Feb 2, 2023

    EFFECTS OF INTENSIVE LOCOMOTOR TREADMILL TRAINING ON YOUNG CHILDREN WITH CEREBRAL PALSY

    Purpose: To examine whether an intensive, short-term locomotor treadmill training program helps children with cerebral palsy younger...

    Disability, Research Report
  • Spasticity Measurement Tools and Their Psychometric Properties Among Children and Adolescents With Cerebral Palsy: A Systematic Review By Pediatric Physical Therapy   -   Feb 2, 2023

    SPASTICITY MEASUREMENT TOOLS AND THEIR PSYCHOMETRIC PROPERTIES AMONG CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS WITH CEREBRAL PALSY: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW

    Purpose: To identify and appraise the literature on the psychometric properties of spasticity measures that have been used among children...

    Regard, Adolescence, SYSTEMATIC REVIEW
  • By Pediatric Physical Therapy   -   Feb 2, 2023

    RELIABILITY AND RESPONSIVENESS OF THE TIMED UP AND GO TEST IN CHILDREN WITH CEREBRAL PALSY

    Purpose: The purpose of this study was to determine the absolute reliability and responsiveness of the Timed Up and Go test, as measured...

    RESEARCH REPORTS
  • Outcomes of Infants with Idiopathic Hypotonia By Pediatric Physical Therapy   -   Feb 2, 2023

    OUTCOMES OF INFANTS WITH IDIOPATHIC HYPOTONIA

    Purpose: To describe the outcomes of children diagnosed before the age of two with idiopathic hypotonia. Methods: A total of 105 parents...

    Disability, Research Report
  • Physical Activity Levels of Children With Down Syndrome By Pediatric Physical Therapy   -   Feb 2, 2023

    PHYSICAL ACTIVITY LEVELS OF CHILDREN WITH DOWN SYNDROME

    Purpose: This systematic review of literature analyzed accelerometer use to measure physical activity in individuals 21 years and younger...

    SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS
  • Use of an In-Home Body Weight Support System by a Child With Spina Bifida By Pediatric Physical Therapy   -   Feb 2, 2023

    USE OF AN IN-HOME BODY WEIGHT SUPPORT SYSTEM BY A CHILD WITH SPINA BIFIDA

    Purpose: To examine the feasibility of a new open-area body weight support system to act as both an “assistive” and a “rehabilitative”...

    Sport, Child, CASE REPORT