Reliability of goniometric measurements in children with spastic cerebral palsy.


Mutlu A., Livanelioglu A., GUNEL M.

Medical science monitor : international medical journal of experimental and clinical research, vol.13, no.7, 2007 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 13 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Journal Name: Medical science monitor : international medical journal of experimental and clinical research
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Keywords: spastic diplegic cerebral palsy, gonionnetric measurements, passive range of motion, inter-test reliability, intra-test reliability, MODIFIED ASHWORTH SCALE, MUSCLE SPASTICITY, LOWER-LIMB, MOTION, RANGE, HIP, DEFORMITY, KNEE

Abstract

Background: A prospective, cross-sectional, observational study was designed to determine the reliability of goniometric measurements in children with spastic diplegic cerebral palsy (CP).