Improving posture and gait in children with spastic–type cerebral palsy (STCP). A trunk-targeted intervention Strength and posture

Posture and gait is improved by Physical therapists that target trunk strengthening in rehabilitation programmes for children with Cerebral Palsy. Researchers from the Division of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University , Cape Town , South Africa writing in Developmental Neurorehabilitation, 04/09/2013 and working with spastic–type cerebral palsy (STCP) children use trunk-targeted intervention and show improvements in strength and posture and distance walked.

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