A Critical Evaluation of Current Concepts in Cerebral Palsy

Joline E. Brandenburg, Matthew J. Fogarty, Gary C Sieck

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Spastic cerebral palsy (CP), despite the name, is not consistently identifiable by specific brain lesions. CP animal models focus on risk factors for development of CP, yet few reproduce the diagnostic symptoms. Animal models of CP must advance beyond risk factors to etiologies, including both the brain and spinal cord.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)216-229
Number of pages14
JournalPhysiology (Bethesda, Md.)
Issue number3
StatePublished - May 1 2019
Externally publishedYes


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  • Physiology

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