An Experience Pediatric Physical Therapist Weighs in on a Cerebral Palsy News Today Article

 

 

 

“In my 22 years of experience working with children, I find that Functional Electrical Stimulation (FES), Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation (NMES), and Whole Body Vibration (WBV) work effectively in concert with TheraTogs to increase strength, ROM, and function in all muscles targeted. Using these modalities may ‘bridge the gap,’ while more studies are done on therapy frequency, so current patients do not fall through the cracks of the system.” -Dr. Susan Hastings, PT, DPT, PCS

Check out – and share – her comments at the end of this informative article written by Alice Melão,  Cerebral Palsy News Today