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Cerebral Palsy: Hope Through Research

Author: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

No book to buy Duration: 2 hours
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Course Summary

This course provides information on the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Cerebral Palsy.

Course Format

This course contains downloadable online lessons (PDF or Word) and a practice test. When you're ready, purchase the course by clicking the "Add this Course Now" button above; this will let you take the test and receive your certificate for CEU credits.

Course Syllabus

  • Introduction
  • What is Cerebral Palsy?
  • How Many People Have Cerebral Palsy?
  • What Are the Early Signs?
  • What Causes Cerebral Palsy?
  • What are the Risk Factors?
  • Can Cerebral Palsy Be Prevented?
  • What Are the Different Forms?
  • What Other Conditions Are Associated With Cerebral Palsy?
  • How Does a Doctor Diagnose Cerebral Palsy?
  • How is Cerebral Palsy Managed?
  • What Specific Treatments Are Available?

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the incidence of Cerebral Palsy.
  • Describe the risk factors of Cerebral Palsy.
  • Explain the initial symptoms of Cerebral Palsy.
  • Describe a physical therapy which has shown promise for CP.

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