The functional health status of children with cerebral palsy during the COVID-19 pandemic stay-at-home period: a parental perspective


SEYHAN BIYIK K. , Ozal C. , TUNÇDEMİR M. , ÜNEŞ S. , DELİOĞLU K. , KEREM GÜNEL M.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.63, no.2, pp.223-236, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 63 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.24953/turkjped.2021.02.006
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.223-236

Abstract

Background. Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic was effective all over the world. The stay-at-home period was proposed to protect against the pandemic. The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic stay-at-home period on body structures and functions, activity and participation levels, and environmental factors of children with cerebral palsy (CP) from the parental perspective in Turkey.