Poster Session  |   November 2018
Idiopathic Toe Walking and Postural Instability: The Next Step
Author Affiliations
  • University of South Dakota
Article Information
Assistive Technology / Sensory Integration and Processing / Assessment/Measurement
Poster Session   |   November 2018
Idiopathic Toe Walking and Postural Instability: The Next Step
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, November 2018, Vol. 72, 7211500014p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2018.72S1-PO3001
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, November 2018, Vol. 72, 7211500014p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2018.72S1-PO3001
Abstract

Date Presented 4/19/2018

This study investigated differences in postural control and sensory processing between toe walkers and non–toe-walking peers. Significant differences were found. The study contributes to the body of knowledge related to idiopathic toe walkers with an emphasis on proprioceptive needs.

Primary Author and Speaker: Jessica McHugh

Contributing Authors: Mary F. Baxter, Pei-Fen Chang, Katy Mitchell