Cerebral palsy

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Cerebral palsy

  1. 1. Cerebral palsy Alejandro martinez Mr.Holly HI help them alejandro martinez MR.HOLLY HI Cerebral palsy
  2. 2. Symptoms <ul><li>http://www.medicalonlinemedia.com/wp-content/images/Cerebral_Palsy_children.jpg </li></ul>  <ul><li>lack of normal control of movements </li></ul><ul><li>“ For example, problems using the legs may not be evident until the child is old enough to try to walk” (Baumann) </li></ul>                                                                                                                             
  3. 3. Treatment <ul><li>Physical aids such as wheelchairs, walkers, and crutches have long been available. (Lightweight plastic can be custom molded and fitted to supplement or replace the more traditional leg braces. ) </li></ul><ul><li>Lightweight plastic can be custom molded and fitted to supplement or replace the more traditional leg braces. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Definition <ul><li>A motor disability evident early in life (often by one year of age and certainly by age two) that is caused by a brain abnormality present by the end of the newborn period (one month of age) and unchanged after that time. </li></ul><ul><li>http://health.salempress.com/doi/full/10.3331/MMG06_11951351163?prevSearch=Cerebral%2Bpalsy&searchHistoryKey=&queryHash=6c46c4a6c5959913500c6be0c71c07d0 </li></ul>
  5. 5. Work Cited <ul><li>Baumann, Robert J. &quot;Cerebral palsy.&quot; Magill’s Medical Guide, Sixth Edition . Ed. Tracy Irons-Georges, 6th ed. 6 vols. Pasadena, Calif.: Salem Press, 2010. Salem Health Web. 07 Apr. 2011. </li></ul><ul><li>Moe, Barbara. &quot;Cerebral Palsy.&quot; Teen Health and Wellness. Rosen, 2011. Web. 7 Apr. 2011. < http://www.teenhealthandwellness.com/article/79/cerebral-palsy >. </li></ul>

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