A therapeutic program for the spastic child

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Abstract

Spastic cerebral palsy is characterized by incoordination, paralysis, weakness to skeletal muscles and brain damage. The therapeutic program should begin as soon as the disability is recognized. The exercise program is a long, slow process with the primary goal of making the individual useful in society and to himself.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)102-104
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Corrective Therapy Journal
Volume34
Issue number4
StatePublished - Dec 1 1980

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Muscle Spasticity
Cerebral Palsy
Ataxia
Paralysis
Skeletal Muscle
Exercise
Brain
Therapeutics

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  • Rehabilitation

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A therapeutic program for the spastic child. / Robertson, Bobby.

In: American Corrective Therapy Journal, Vol. 34, No. 4, 01.12.1980, p. 102-104.

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