Effects of Home Versus Hospital Based Action Observation Therapy on Balance, Mobility and Cognition in Diaplegic Cerebral Palsy

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Updated on 28 October 2022


Effects of Home Versus Hospital Based Action Observation Therapy on Balance, Mobility and Cognition in Diaplegic Cerebral Palsy. It will be a RCT we want to identify the effects of action observation therapy on patients coming to the hospital as compared to the patients at home. We will also identify the retaining effects of AOT. Our sample size will be 40 diplegic patients having no cognitive issues and able to walk with assistive device. We will exclude the patient who will suffer with severe comorbidities and visual impairment. We will randomly assign the patients into two groups A and B.A will receive Action observation therapy three times a day along with stretching exercises .while group B we perform AOT and stretching exercises at home with same frequency.

Condition Diplegic Cerebral Palsy
Treatment Action observation at home, Action Observation therapy at hospital
Clinical Study IdentifierNCT05586191
SponsorRiphah International University
Last Modified on28 October 2022


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Participants falling in this category will be recruited into the study
Diagnosed Diaplegic CP Children between the age of 5 to 11 years
Without visual impairment and visual field defects
Able to follow the researcher's instruction
GMFCS (gross motor function classification system) level I-III

Exclusion Criteria

Participants failing to fall in this category will be excluded of the study
Children with a Modified Ashworth scale (MAS) of 3 or more
Unable to walk
Children with severe co-morbidities. (2)
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