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Table 3 Inclusion and exclusion criteria study 2

From: Physical training in boys with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy: the protocol of the No Use is Disuse study

Inclusion criteria Exclusion criteria
A DNA-established diagnosis of DMD Other disabling diseases influencing mobility
Boys who have been wheelchair-dependent for a few years (approximately 2-5 years after they stopped walking) Boys who are able to stand
  Boys >20 years old
Boys who have problems with reaching and lifting movements with their arms, and:
-are unable to touch the top of their head (at least with one hand)
-are still able to use their hands for some daily activities
Boys who already use an arm support