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Issue Date: August 2020
Published Online: August 01, 2020
Updated: July 29, 2020
Efficacy of Intensive, Group-Based Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy (CIMT) for Young Children
Author Affiliations & Notes
  • Rockhurst University, Kansas City, MO, USA
  • Rockhurst University, Kansas City, MO, USA
  • Rockhurst University, Kansas City, MO, USA
  • Rockhurst University, Kansas City, MO, USA
  • Rockhurst University, Kansas City, MO, USA
  • Ability KC, Kansas City, MO, USA
Article Information
Neurologic Conditions / Pediatric Evaluation and Intervention / Rehabilitation, Participation, and Disability / Prevention and Intervention
Research Platform   |   August 01, 2020
Efficacy of Intensive, Group-Based Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy (CIMT) for Young Children
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2020, Vol. 74, 7411515344. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2020.74S1-RP201B
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2020, Vol. 74, 7411515344. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2020.74S1-RP201B
Abstract

Date Presented 03/27/20

This panel will discuss a research study measuring the effects of intensive, group-based CIMT for children with hemiplegia who are ages nearly two to six years old. Results produced many statistically significant improvements in unilateral function, bimanual coordination, and occupational performance, including social participation.

Primary Author and Speaker: Katherine Ryan-Bloomer

Additional Authors and Speakers: KayLee Farmer, Alexandra Goossen, Jessie Tien, Molly Vaeth, Bethany Tackett