Title

Effectiveness of Physical Therapy Intervention in Patients with Degenerative Cerebellar Ataxia

Document Type

Presentation

Publication Date

1-21-2013

Date Range

01/21/2013-01/24/2013

Description

Excerpt: The purpose of this study was to determine: 1) whether patients with degenerative cerebellar disease could improve in balance and mobility with physical therapy (PT) that included balance and vestibular rehabilitation as appropriate; and 2) whether specific factors (including time from onset, age, vestibular/oculomotor deficits) affected rehabilitation outcomes.

Abstract available through the Journal of Neurologic Physic Therapy.

Location

San Diego, CA