Computerized gait analysis in the rehabilitation of children with cerebral palsy and spina bifida

Tomie J-A, Hailey D
Record ID 31998008131
Authors' objectives: To assess the use of computerized gait analysis in the management of children with cerebral palsy or spina bifida, with specific reference to pre-treatment Decision making and post-treatment assessment.
Authors' recommendations: On the basis of information available for this report, computerized gait analysis is a potentially useful technology in the clinical management of persons with walking disabilities, but its efficacy Is not established.
Authors' methods: Systematic review
Project Status: Completed
Year Published: 1997
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: Canada
MeSH Terms
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Spinal Dysraphism
  • Gait
Organisation Name: Institute of Health Economics
Contact Address: 1200, 10405 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, T5J 3N4. Tel: +1 780 448 4881; Fax: +1 780 448 0018;
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Copyright: <p>Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research, 1997</p>
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