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Spastic Diplegia Infantile Type

Condition 101

What are the alternative names for Spastic Diplegia Infantile Type?

  • Hereditary spastic diplegia with mental retardation

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Latest Research

Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Neurological Disorders
  • Journal: International journal of environmental research and public health
  • Treatment Used: Mechanical Horse-Riding Simulators
  • Published —
This study analyzed the effectiveness of mechanical horse-riding simulators device that mimics the movement of a real horse) to improve postural balance in subjects with neurological disorders.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Adult Patients Requiring Home Enteral Tube Feeding (HETF)
  • Journal: The British journal of nutrition
  • Treatment Used: Bolus Tube Feeding
  • Number of Patients: 604
  • Published —
This study assessed the prevalence of bolus tube feeding and characterized these patients.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Cerebral Palsy
  • Journal: BMC musculoskeletal disorders
  • Treatment Used: soft tissue surgery
  • Number of Patients: 156
  • Published —
The purpose of the study was to evaluate changes in the transverse plane in patients with cerebral palsy after soft tissue surgery by assessing the effects of the distal hamstring lengthening, rectus femoris transfer and tendo-Achilles lengthening
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Spastic Cerebral Palsy
  • Journal: Journal of pediatric orthopedics. Part B
  • Treatment Used: Rush Rod for Femoral Varus Derotational Osteotomy
  • Number of Patients: 44
  • Published —
This study presented the clinical and radiographic data collected from patients with cerebral palsy who were treated with a varus derotational osteotomy using Rush rod fixation and compared this to published norms of outcomes using blade plate fixation.

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trial
Procedure
  • Status: Recruiting
  • Study Type: Procedure
  • Participants: 3
  • Start Date: December 2020
Effects of Wearing Orthoses on Nightly Postures on Passive Stiffness in Plantar Flexors Muscles in Children With Cerebral Palsy
Clinical Trial
Device
  • Status: Recruiting
  • Study Type: Device
  • Participants: 20
  • Start Date: August 2020
Transcutaneous Spinal Stimulation With Intensive Gait Training for Individuals With Neurologic Conditions
Clinical Trial
Genetic
  • Status: Recruiting
  • Study Type: Genetic
  • Participants: 172
  • Start Date: July 1, 2020
Using Normalization Process Theory to Evaluate Providing Pediatric Palliative Care at End-of-Life as Web-Based Training Intervention for Nurses:
Clinical Trial
Device
  • Status: Recruiting
  • Study Type: Device
  • Participants: 30
  • Start Date: June 12, 2020
Feedback in Augmented Reality to Control the Gait Parameters in Children With Cerebral Palsy (BestOf_ARRoW)