- Coronal plane knee moments improve after correcting external tibial torsion in patients with cerebral palsyMichael Aiona
Medical Staff Department, Shriners Hospitals for Children, Portland, 3101 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239, USA
Clin Orthop Relat Res 470:1327-33. 2012..However, it is unclear whether surgical correction of the tibial torsion corrects the moments and power...
- Motion of the center of mass in children with spastic hemiplegia: balance, energy transfer, and work performed by the affected leg vs. the unaffected legJing Feng
Motion Analysis Lab, Shriners Hospitals for Children, Portland, OR, USA Electronic address
Gait Posture 39:570-6. 2014..These findings suggest that the trailing leg plays a significant role in propelling COM motion during double support, and the 'unaffected' side of HEMI may not be completely unaffected. It is important to strengthen both legs...
- Comparison of three ankle-foot orthosis configurations for children with spastic diplegiaCathleen E Buckon
Clinical Research Department, Shriners Hospitals for Children, Portland, OR 97239, USA
Dev Med Child Neurol 46:590-8. 2004..Therefore, constraining ankle motion by using a PLS or SAFO should be considered for most, but not all, children with spastic diplegia...