Offered by: Nemours Children's
Location: Delaware Valley
Prospective Study of Scoliosis in Children With Cerebral Palsy
The purpose of the study is to compare the outcomes of cerebral palsy patients with scoliosis who are treated with various surgical procedures with the outcomes of a group of cerebral palsy patients not treated surgically.
The patient and/or parent will decide with the surgeon whether the child will have surgery or will not have surgery. Study visits include the preoperative visit, at time of surgery, first follow-up, and at 6 months, 1 year and at 2 years postoperative.
The following procedures will occur at visits:
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