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Optimising Ankle Foot Orthoses for children with Cerebral Palsy walking with excessive knee flexion to improve their mobility and participation; protocol of the AFO-CP study

  • Yvette L Kerkum1, 2Email author,
  • Jaap Harlaar1, 2,
  • Annemieke I Buizer1,
  • Josien C van den Noort1, 2,
  • Jules G Becher1, 2 and
  • Merel-Anne Brehm1, 2
BMC Pediatrics201313:17

Received: 14 January 2013

Accepted: 24 January 2013

Published: 1 February 2013

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14 Jan 2013 Submitted Original manuscript
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18 Jan 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 2
24 Jan 2013 Editorially accepted
1 Feb 2013 Article published 10.1186/1471-2431-13-17

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Research Institute MOVE, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands