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Volume:83 Issue:1 Number:2 ISSN#:2564-2537
RCT
ACE Report #13845
Ace Report Cover Pediatric Orthopaedics

Task-Specific Sit-to-Stand Training for Self-Care and Mobility in Children with Cerebral Palsy


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OrthoEvidence. Task-Specific Sit-to-Stand Training for Self-Care and Mobility in Children with Cerebral Palsy. ACE Report. 2021;83(1):2. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/13845

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Sit-to-stand training for self-care and mobility in children with cerebral palsy: a randomized controlled trial.

Dev Med Child Neurol. 2021 Jul 11. Online ahead of print.

Contributing Authors: S Chaovalit KJ Dodd NF Taylor

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Synopsis

Thirty-eight children with cerebral palsy were randomized to receive 6 weeks of routine therapy plus sit-to-stand training (n=19) or control (hot-pack plus stretching; n=19). The outcomes of interest included the Functional Independence Measure for Children (WeeFIM), self-care, mobility, and total scores, the Five Times Sit-to-Stand Test (FTSST), the Modified Caregiver Strain Index (MCSI), complia...

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