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Friday, 04 February 2011 07:10

Motor Delay Algorithm

If a child does not meet age-appropriate motor development milestones, this algorithm can guide you through appropriate CK testing and referral. You can also download a printable PDF of the surveillance, screening and referral recommendations.

 

 

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Download a pdf of the Surveillance and Referral Aid for Primary Care Providers. This Aid includes assessing weakness by age, clinical evaluation for muscle weakness, guidance on the use of CK testing, and the motor delay algorithm. These materials have been endorsed by the American Academy of Pediatrics.

If you suspect Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, FREE genetic testing and genetic test interpretation is available through the Decode Duchenne program at www.DuchenneConnect.org

 

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Children can make developmental progress, even with progressive weakness. Developmental progress does not exclude the possibility of an underlying neuromuscular condition.
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