Effects of home-based, intensive, short-term locomotor treadmill training on gross motor function in young children with cerebral palsy: A quasi-randomized controlled trial


Physical Therapy


Six toddlers with cerebral palsy ages 15 to 31 months received intensive, home-based treadmill training for 6 weeks. The children showed significant improvements in their gross motor skills related to standing and walking, walking speed, as well as a decrease in the amount of support needed for walking.

Document Type

Conference Presentation

Publication Date

Fall 9-28-2012

Publication Title

California Physical Therapy Association Annual Meeting


California Physical Therapy Association

Conference Dates

September 28-29, 2012

Conference Location

Santa Clara, CA

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