Cerebral Palsy (Pediatric) Clinical Trials

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Robot Based Gait Training Therapy for Pediatric Population With Cerebral Palsy Using the CPWalker

This trial is being conducted to determine if the CPWalker can be used as a gait training intervention for pediatric patients with gait impairments due to cerebral palsy

rehabilitation therapy
gait training
diplegic cerebral palsy
  • 07 Feb, 2022
  • 1 location
Speech Motor Treatment in Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral palsy (CP) is the most frequent cause of motor disability worldwide, with a prevalence of 2-2.5 per 1000 live births. Children with CP may experience a variety of difficulties with communication including speech. Communication impairment has been identified in at least 40% of children with CP, with 36-90% of …

brain lesion
  • 06 Jun, 2022
  • 1 location
Does Timing Matter? Supporting Play, Exploration, and Early Developmental Intervention (TimeSPEEDI2)

Infants born very preterm (28 weeks of gestation) are at high risk of having developmental disabilities including cerebral palsy, coordination impairments, attention deficit and learning disabilities. Impairment including reduced postural control, movement variability, visual motor skills, and motor learning are common during the first months of life and are associated …

intervention therapeutic
  • 25 Feb, 2022
  • 1 location
Combined Constraint Therapy and Bimanual Therapy for Children With Unilateral Brain Injury

To examine efficacy of combined unimanual and bimanual intensive therapy in children with unilateral brain injury. A key question in hemiplegia therapy is whether the affected hand should be trained alone or in tandem with the other hand. In constraint-induced movement therapy (CIMT), a participant's less-affected upper extremity is restricted …

range of motion
therapeutic activities
movement therapy
  • 22 Mar, 2022
  • 1 location
Long-term Exercise Effects From Robotic Walking (LEER)

The vision of the Long-term Exercise Effects from Robotic Walking (LEER) research program is to develop optimal, individualized exercise strategies that would in turn enhance the health and well-being of non-ambulatory children with cerebral palsy (CP). To date, it has not been possible to study exercise among non-ambulatory children with …

Accepts healthy volunteers
  • 01 Mar, 2022
  • 1 location
Serious Game-based Intervention in Gait Rehabilitation for Children With Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral palsy (CP) is defined as a group of movement and posture disorders that cause activity limitation due to brain damage during fetal development or in the first year of life. Motor activities, and in particular walking, can be affected by many factors including sensory deficits, biomechanical and postural limitations, …

rehabilitation therapy
gait training
  • 09 Jul, 2022
  • 1 location
Daily and Weekly Rehabilitation Delivery for Young Children With Gross Motor Delays (DRIVE)

The purpose of this study is to determine the optimal frequency and intensity of physical therapy for children with cerebral palsy aged 6 to 24 months of age. Participants will be randomly assigned to one of three groups: daily, intermediate, or weekly physical therapy. Short and long term effects will …

rehabilitation therapy
  • 23 Feb, 2022
  • 1 location
Evaluating the Therapeutic Effect of Scalp Acupuncture Treatment for Motor Dysfunction in Children With Cerebral Palsy

The investigators design a Multi-center randomized, control study to evaluate the therapeutic effect of the scalp acupuncture treatment for motor dysfunction in children with cerebral palsy by using the following outcomes: motor function, activity of daily living, quality of life.

rehabilitation therapy
cerebral palsy
  • 23 Mar, 2022
  • 1 location
Evaluating an Extension Assist Knee Ankle Foot Orthosis to Improve Gait in Children With Movement Disorders

Background Cerebral palsy (CP) is the most common motor disorder in children. CP often causes crouch gait, an abnormal way of walking. Knee crouch has many causes, so no single device or approach works best for everybody. This study s adjustable brace provides many types of walking assistance. Researchers will …

electrical stimulation
incomplete spinal cord injury
spinal cord disease
  • 19 Sep, 2022
  • 1 location
Lung Ultrasound for Infants' Swallowing Disorders (LUNCH)

The aim is to test the effectiveness of lung ultrasound (LUS) in the dynamic assessment of aspiration related to abnormal swallowing in infants and young children with neurological impairment (cerebral palsy/developmental disabilities). Neither standardized measure is available, nor protocols for invasive fibre-optic endoscopic examination of swallowing (FEES) and x-Ray videofluoroscopic …

cerebral palsy
developmental delay
  • 14 Jul, 2022
  • 1 location