Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

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Upper Extremity Impairments and Activities in Children with Bilateral Cerebral Palsy

Bulent Elbasan 1 , * , Elmas Bozkurt 2 , Deran Oskay 1 and Cigdem Oksuz 3
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1 Gazi University, Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation, Ankara
2 Gazi University, Institute of Health Sciences, Ankara
3 Hacettepe University, Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Occupational Therapy, Ankara
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: December 2017, 27 (6); e7711
  • Published Online: November 16, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 29, 2017
  • Revised: August 2, 2017
  • Accepted: September 24, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.7711

To Cite: Elbasan B, Bozkurt E, Oskay D, Oksuz C. Upper Extremity Impairments and Activities in Children with Bilateral Cerebral Palsy, Iran J Pediatr. 2017 ;27(6):e7711. doi: 10.5812/ijp.7711.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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