Academic Journals Database
Disseminating quality controlled scientific knowledge

Sensory integration and activities of daily living in children with developmental coordination disorder

ADD TO MY LIST
 
Author(s): Elbasan Bülent | Kayıhan Hlya | Duzgun Irem

Journal: The Italian Journal of Pediatrics
ISSN 1720-8424

Volume: 38;
Issue: 1;
Start page: 14;
Date: 2012;
Original page

Keywords: Developmental coordination disorder | Sensory integration | Activities of daily living

ABSTRACT
Abstract Objective The aim of our study was to evaluate sensory integration and activities of daily living in children with developmental coordination disorder Subjects and methods 37 cases with developmental coordination disorder and 35 healthy age-matched peers were included in this study. Ayres Southern California Sensory Integration Test was used for evaluating the sensory integration and Functional Independence Measure for Children (WeeFIM) was used for evaluating the activities of daily living. Results Significant differences were found in the visual shape perception, position in space, and design copying (p 
Why do you need a reservation system?      Affiliate Program