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Therapy Information Lokomat® Training for Infantile Cerebral Palsy

Infantile cerebral palsy is caused by brain damage that is present from birth. As a result of this damage, the patient finds it difficult to coordinate certain movement sequences, or may not be able to coordinate them at all. These movements are observed to be sweeping, slow, angular, stiff, tense, or shaky. Without knowing the severity of the brain damage, no statements can be made about the type of movement dysfunction in any one individual case. Of course, it also depends on which areas of the brain have been damaged. Various symptoms may occur, such as hearing, visual or speech impairments.

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