Cerebral palsy and Adeli method: is it worth a try?

Cerebral palsy and Adeli method: is it worth a try? Childs Nerv Syst (2017) 33:1441–1443 DOI 10.1007/s00381-017-3552-5 LETTER TO THE EDITOR 1 1 Giulia Cossu & Mahmoud Messerer Received: 14 July 2017 /Accepted: 17 July 2017 /Published online: 26 July 2017 Springer-Verlag GmbH Germany 2017 Dear Editor, created by the Russian space program for cosmonauts to coun- We would like to clarify the role of the Adeli suit therapy terbalance weightless conditions [7]. AST includes an intensive (AST) as an alternative treatment in patients with cerebral training program, which should be executed with a specific suit palsy through a review of the literature. Controversy exists adapted to the patient and providing resistance to patients’ movements. This technique is supposed to stimulate the pro- about its efficacy in patients with CP, and the aim of this review is to determine if its application in this specific cohort prioceptive and vestibular system to recognize the correct of patients may improve their functional outcome. movements and determine an improvement in muscular perfor- A systematic review was performed in PubMed till mance through a Bdynamic proprioceptive correction^ [4]. June 2017 using the terms: Bspastic cerebral palsy^ AND According to our literature analysis, the application of AST BADELI^ as free text to identify pertinent http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Child's Nervous System Springer Journals

Cerebral palsy and Adeli method: is it worth a try?

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