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Growth in cerebral palsy.

Abstract:

Cerebral palsy is often accompanied by abnormalities of growth and nutrition; children with severe motor impairments are most at risk. Nutrition, neurological, and endocrine factors all contribute to suboptimal growth. Poor growth and nutrition are associated with poor general health outcomes and reduced levels of participation, and therefore warrant careful evaluation and appropriate intervention. The lack of normative data combined with the complex interaction of nutrition and nonnutrition ...

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Publisher copy:
10.1177/0884533610374061
Journal:
Nutrition in clinical practice : official publication of the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition More from this journal
Volume:
25
Issue:
4
Pages:
357-361
Publication date:
2010-08-01
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EISSN:
1941-2452
ISSN:
0884-5336
Language:
English
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pubs:191252
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uuid:6f5732fd-e358-47f9-829d-c19811c89aee
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191252
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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