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Spastic Diplegia Infantile Type

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  • Condition: Children with Cerebral Palsy
  • Journal: Zhurnal nevrologii i psikhiatrii imeni S.S. Korsakova
  • Treatment Used: Physical Rehabilitation
  • Number of Patients: 126
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This study evaluated the results of traditional and high-tech physical rehabilitation in children with cerebral palsy.
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Study
  • Condition: Spastic Hemiplegic Cerebral Palsy
  • Journal: Zhen ci yan jiu = Acupuncture research
  • Treatment Used: Baixiao Moxibustion at Meridian Sinew Nodal Points
  • Number of Patients: 50
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This study investigated if Baixiao moxibustion at meridian sinew nodal points combined with routine rehabilitation improved upper limb motor function in children with spastic hemiplegic cerebral palsy.
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Study
  • Condition: Cerebral Palsy
  • Journal: Journal of rehabilitation medicine
  • Treatment Used: Radial Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy Versus Botulinum Toxin Type A Injection
  • Number of Patients: 68
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In this study, researchers compared the effectiveness of radial extracorporeal shock wave therapy versus botulinum toxin type A injection for the treatment of lower extremity spasticity in persons with cerebral palsy.
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  • Condition: Dyskinetic Cerebral Palsy due to Preterm Bilirubin Encephalopathy
  • Journal: Brain & development
  • Treatment Used: Oral Drugs, Botulinum Toxin, Orthopedic Surgery, and Intrathecal Baclofen
  • Number of Patients: 67
  • Published —
This study sent a questionnaire to caregivers of children with preterm bilirubin encephalopathy to figure out what were the treatment strategies with the best results.
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Study
  • Condition: Neurological Disorders
  • Journal: International journal of environmental research and public health
  • Treatment Used: Mechanical Horse-Riding Simulators
  • Number of Patients: 0
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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.
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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
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This study assessed the prevalence of bolus tube feeding and characterized these patients.
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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
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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
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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.
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Study
  • Condition: Children with Cerebral Palsy
  • Journal: International journal of environmental research and public health
  • Treatment Used: Resistance Therapy
  • Number of Patients: 0
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The study researched the effects of resistance therapy (lifting weights) on muscle function in children with cerebral palsy.
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Study
  • Condition: Children with cerebral palsy
  • Journal: Brain & development
  • Treatment Used: Hybrid Assistive Limb
  • Number of Patients: 19
  • Published —
The study researched the safety and effectiveness of hybrid assistive limb (powered exoskeleton suit) in children with cerebral palsy.
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  • Condition: Cerebral Palsy (CP)-Related Drooling
  • Journal: International journal of medical sciences
  • Treatment Used: Repeated Muscle Vibration (rMV)
  • Number of Patients: 22
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This study evaluated the the effectiveness of repeated muscle vibration (rMV) in the treatment of drooling in cerebral palsy (CP).
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Severe Hip Displacement with Cerebral Palsy
  • Journal: Acta orthopaedica
  • Treatment Used: Femoral or Combined Femoral and Pelvic Osteotomy
  • Number of Patients: 31
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This study tested the safety and efficacy of using a combined femoral and pelvic osteotomy to treat patients with severe hip displacement that they acquired from cerebral palsy.