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April 2015

Innovative evaluation of dexterity in pediatrics.

By Duff SV, Aaron DH, Gogola GR, Valero-Cuevas FJ Innovative evaluation of dexterity in pediatrics. J Hand Ther. 2015 Jan 22; Authors: Duff SV, Aaron DH, Gogola GR, Valero-Cuevas FJ Abstract STUDY DESIGN: Review paper. INTRODUCTION: Hand dexterity is multifaceted and essential to the performance of daily tasks. Timed performance …

Current and emerging strategies for treatment of childhood dystonia.

By Bertucco M, Sanger TD Current and emerging strategies for treatment of childhood dystonia. J Hand Ther. 2014 Nov 15; Authors: Bertucco M, Sanger TD Abstract Childhood dystonia is a movement disorder characterized by involuntary sustained or intermittent muscle contractions causing twisting and repetitive movements, abnormal postures, or both (Sanger …