• Reliability and Responsiveness of the Timed Up and Go Test in Children With Cerebral Palsy

    2 monthes ago - By Pediatric Physical Therapy

    Purpose:
    The purpose of this study was to determine the absolute reliability and responsiveness of the Timed Up and Go test, as measured using minimal detectable change and minimal clinical important difference values.
    Methods:
    Prospective observational study of children aged 3 to 10 years with cerebral palsy in Gross Motor Function Classification System levels I-III who completed the TUG test. Minimal detectable change estimates were calculated using baseline data. MCID estimates for each Gross Motor Function Classification System level were calculated using distribution- and anchor-based...
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