Cerebral of the brain, the pulse means paralysis. Cerebral Palsy (CP) in muscle tone (the muscle state with half tension) disorder, is characterized by symptoms such as poor posture and lack of movement. The difficulties experienced during childbirth is known to cause cerebral palsy. (such as anoxia during deliver)
Cerebral Palsy is not progressive. However, it is possible to minimize the effects with effective rehabilitation programs conscious approach.
Rehabilitation programs should be initiated as soon as SP is diagnosed because the rehabilitation of cerebral palsy is very important for 0-7 years old period. Starting in the early rehabilitation of SP is to ease the regulation of abnormal muscle tone, to facilitate normal motor development, to prevent problems which can be caused by defects in muscle building and to ensure child's functional independence.
Cerebral Palsy Rehabilitation Program
Exercise Pratices : Ensuring the child's head and body control, to support to use their hands, elimination of gait abnormality, muscle strengthening, attempting to prevent disorders related to muscle and bone that may occur
Home program and Family Education Program at home will be suitable positioning, training for transport and hold, training the appropriate activities and exercises will be held, becoming functional independent and training to give opportunities to children.
Training includes dressing, eating, and play activities, to ensure the physical independence for outside of the home, functioning at school, appropriate wheel chair or other means of transport, determining the seating system.