WFCPC-Research

The Weinberg Family CP Center partners with patients and their families for research that stems from clinical practice, and designed to improve care.  The center conducts clinical research projects which focus on developing new tools to improve outcomes and quality of life for people with CP.  Improvement that is spearheaded with new discoveries and innovative treatments.

The state of the art Carmel Lab uses activity-based therapies, including electrical stimulation and motor training in attempts to repair brain-spinal cord connections. Ongoing research projects

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Effect of Spasticity

The purpose of this study is to compare motor neuron properties in adolescents and adults with and without spastic cerebral palsy (sCP).

 

Effect of Spasticity on Motor Neuron Properties

Spasticity effect on motor neuron properties

 

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. If you need assistance understanding the eligibility criteria, please contact the study team.

 

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