Early orthotic intervention in pediatric patients, part 2: Down syndrome, other neurological conditions and toe walking
from Lower Extremity Review
Down Syndrome is associated with a long list of compensatory gait symptoms due to hypotonia, triplanar foot and ankle misalignments, sagittal and coronal compensation at the knee, proximal weakness, and equinus contractures, all of which need to be treated. How early depends on the individual child.
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