Cerebral Palsy
These are the main movement disorders seen in children with cerebral palsy. Collectively they now represent 10 to 15%...
  In preterm pattern quadriplegia, the legs are most involved and in full term pattern quadriplegia, the arms, hands,...
I have some real problems with classifying all children with hemiplegia into one basket. As I explained last week,...
The topography of hemiplegia is much more complex than diplegia. The differences relate both to the type and extent...
In spastic diplegia, the lower leg muscles are the most involved part of the body. Spasticity is most severe...
Over my years of practice as a neonatologist and clinical neuroscientist, the most common question I have been asked...
The Gross Motor Functional Classification System or GMFCS is a new label applied to children with cerebral palsy and...
The working title of my new book is The Boy Who Could Run But Not Walk: How Neuroplasticity Rewires...
Roughly 50% of children with CP have a defined perinatal risk factor and roughly 40% of the total number...
Once the wrist and hand is either able to maintain alignment or is supported in alignment, the next step...