69th Annual Meeting: New Frontiers



Thank you to all for the poster displays at the Annual Meeting. For your convenience, the E-Posters are available below. Please note, if there is not a link, our office did not receive an E-Poster for that work. If you would like to submit your E-Poster, please email info@aacpdm.org.

Scientific Posters

SP 1: An Exploration of Care Mapping Among Families of Children with Medical Complexity (CMC)

SP 2: Correction of Tibial Torsion in Children with Cerebral Palsy by Isolated Distal Tibia Osteotomy: An Anatomic Study

SP 3: Activity and Participation Outcomes in Children with Hemiplegia Following Functional Electrical Stimulation Neuroprosthesis Use

SP 4: Intrathecal Baclofen Pump Infections in a Pediatric Population from 1998 – 2014

SP 5: Validity of Accelerometry to Measure Physical Activity in Children and Adolescents with an Acquired Brain Injury

SP 6: Exertion During Caregiving for Children with Cerebral Palsy Following Intrathecal Baclofen

SP 7: Longitudinal Study of Oropharyngeal Dysphagia in Preschool Children with Cerebral Palsy

SP 8: ACTIVLIM-CP, a New Measure of global Activity for Children with Cerebral Palsy Designed with Rasch Analysis

SP 9: The Impact of Prolonged Hospitalization on Infant Motor Development Compared with Healthy Controls

SP 10: Individual Patient Data Meta-analysis of Intensive Upper Limb Therapy Approaches on Upper Limb Functional Outcomes for Children with Unilateral Cerebral Palsy

SP 11: National Surveillance of Cerebral Palsy in Portugal: Overview of the First Nine Surveyed Years (birth-cohorts 2001-2008)

SP 12: Effect of Activity Training in Children with Cerebral Palsy: A Systematic Review with Meta-Analysis

SP 13: Identification of Preterm Infants At-Risk for Delay: Correlation of Kinematic Measures of Head Control to Early Neuroimaging and 12-month Developmental Assessment

SP 14: Long Term Outcomes of Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy: A Case-Control Study

SP 15: Skeletal Muscle Fiber Type-specific Succinate Dehydrogenase Activity Is Not Reduced in Children with Cerebral Palsy

SP 16: The Effect of Standardization and Training on Inter- and Intra-rater Reliability of the Modified Ashworth Scale in Children with Cerebral Palsy

SP 17: Accuracy of Needle Placement by Electrical Stimulation Guidance in Botulinum Toxin Type a Injections in the Lower Limbs of Children with Hypertonia

SP 18: Self-Generated Feedback to Increase Muscle Activation in Children

SP 19: Job Matching Practices of Professionals Supporting Individuals with Disabilities in Transition to Employment

SP 20: Blade Plate Strength in Varus Derotational Osteotomies: A Biomechanical Study

SP 21: The Effects of Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation and Kinesiotaping on Sitting Balance in Children with Cerebral Palsy

SP 22: Mini-MACS; Development of the Manual Ability Classification System for Children with CP Below 4 Years

SP 23: Assessing Structural Connectivity in Patients with Cerebral Palsy with and Without Dysphagia

SP 24: Relationship Between White Matter Integrity and Neurological Function in Preterm Infants at 30 Weeks Postmenstrual Age

SP 25: Comparison of Burke-Fahn-Marsden Dystonia Severity, Gross Motor, Manual Abilities and Communication Function Classification Scales in Childhood Hyperkinetic Movement Disorders Including Cerebral Palsy: A Rosetta Stone Study

SP 26: Leg Length Discrepancy in Children with Hemiplegic Cerebral Palsy

SP 27: A Retrospective Chart Review of Acute Intrathecal Baclofen (ITB) Withdrawal and a Description of Its Outcomes

SP 28: Clinical Characteristics of Children with Spastic Cerebral Palsy Born Prematurely and at Term

SP 29: What Is the Prevalence of Cerebral Palsy in Norway?

SP 30: Changes in Kinematic Performance Between Structured and Unstructured Practice During Intensive Bimanual Training for Children with Unilateral Cerebral Palsy

SP 31: Validation of Common Questionnaires Assessing Physical Activity Using Accelerometer in Children and Adolescents with Cerebral Palsy

SP 32: Undercorrection of Planovalgus Deformity After Calcaneal Lengthening in Patients with Cerebral Palsy

SP 33: Gross Motor Function in Preschool Children with Cerebral Palsy: Comparison Between a High- and Low-resource Country - Is a GMFCS Level III a III?

SP 34: Reliability of the Test of Arm Selective Control (TASC)

SP 35: Randomised Controlled Trial of PREMM: Early Somatosensory Stimulation (massage) in Preterm Infants

SP 36: The Gait Pattern of Children with HIV Encephalopathy and Spastic Diplegia – a Two Year Follow-up Study

SP 37: Reliability and Validity of the Duncan-Ely Test for Assessing Rectus Femoris Spasticity in Patients with Cerebral Palsy

SP 38: Surgical Burden and Recovery of Walking Performance in Youth with Cerebral Palsy

SP 39: Gastrocnemius Recession Compared to Tendo-achilles Lengthening for Surgical Correction of Equinus Deformity in Children with Cerebral Palsy: Are We Under or over Correcting Based on Gait Analysis?

SP 40: Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial of the Effect of Gait Training in Adults with Cerebral Palsy on Ankle Joint Stiffness and Kinematics

SP 41: The Relationship of Activity Characteristics (Capacity and Performance) in Community and Non-Community Ambulators with Spina Bifida

SP 42: Functional and Radiographic Outcomes of Adductor Myotomy in Patients with Spastic Cerebral Palsy

SP 43: Preliminary Outcomes of a Novel Treatment for Somatosensory Discrimination for Children with Hemiplegic Cerebral Palsy

SP 44: Recurrence of Knee Flexion Deformity After Hamstrings Surgical Lengthening- Can Semitendinosus Transfer Improve the Results?

SP 45: Real World Walking Activity in Children with Myelomeningocele

SP 46: Impact of Childhood Disability: As Perceived by Parents and by Pediatricians

SP 47: The Effectiveness of an Intensive Camp-based Intervention Using Hybrid Model of mCIMT with Bimanual Therapy to Improve Bimanual Function in Children with Neurologic Hemiplegia and Perinatal Brachial Plexus Injury

SP 48: Implementing and Evaluating a Sustainable Early Child Development Program in Limpopo, South Africa: A Pilot Study

SP 49: The Continued Efficacy of Repeated Single-Event Multi-Level Chemoneurolysis in Children with Cerebral Palsy

SP 50: Computerized Axial Tomography Findings in Children with Afebrile Seizures: A Hospital Based Study at Eastern Nepal

SP 51: Long-term Safety Follow-up of Children and Adolescents with Stroke Following Participation in a Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation and Constraint Induced Movement Therapy Clinical Trial

SP 52: Please note this poster has been withdrawn

SP 53: Implementing a Transitional Care Model for Children with Complex Medical Needs: improving Family Preparedness for Discharge and Linking to Community Resources

SP 54: Does Surgical Intervention Alter the Natural History of Patella Alta in Ambulatory Children with Cerebral Palsy?

SP 55: Selective Control of the Upper Extremity Scale (SCUES): Validation of a Clinical Assessment Tool for Children with Hemiplegic Cerebral Palsy

SP 56: C-Reactive Protein Levels After Hip Surgery for Cerebral Palsy

SP 57: Effects of Nutritional Care Coordination on Children with Medical Complexity

SP 58: Effect of Varus Rotational Osteotomy (VRO) on Upper Extremity Motion During Gait in Cerebral Palsy

SP 59: Polygenic Risk Score of Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal Reactivity and Neurodevelopmental Outcomes of Extremely Low Birth Weight

Demonstration Posters

DP 1: Care Plans and Care Maps: Innovative Tools to Improve the Care of Children with Special Health Care Needs

DP 2: Configuration of an Electronic Health Record to Document Care of Children with Medical Complexity

DP 3: Improving Patient Outcomes: An Innovative Interdisciplinary Approach for Treating Dysphagia in Children with Cerebral Palsy

DP 4: Baclofen Pump Program at Boston Children's Hospital: Establishing a Nurse Practitioner Directed Program to Manage Baclofen Pumps in a Large Pediatric Medical Center

DP 5: A Health and Wellness Education Program for Adults with Developmental Disabilities

DP 6: Intrathecal Baclofen Pump Dosing for Dystonia

DP 7: Fit and Healthy Kids Group: a Multidisciplinary Fitness and Nutrition Education Program for Obese Children with Neurodevelopmental Diagnoses

DP 8: Outcomes from Ten Years of an Integrated Transition Model

DP 9: Show Me! a Video Series for Teaching Texture Manipulation of Foods

DP 10: Parent Navigators as Medical Home Partners for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs

DP 11: Working Towards Standardizing the Assessment and Treatment of Children with Feeding Disorders: A Pilot Study at the University of Virginia Encouragement Feeding Program

DP 12: Modified Constraint Induced Movement Therapy for Children Under 16 Months

DP 13: Durable Medical Equipment Blueprint for Children with Cerebral Palsy

DP 14: Bridge to Work: A Work-Trial Program for Young Adults with Pediatric Onset Disabilities

DP 15: Implementation of a Nurse Practitioner Led Transition Clinic to Assist Patients and Families as They Move into Adult Specialty Care

DP 16: A Transition Process to Adult Healthcare for Youth with Medical Complexity

DP 17: Ballet Moves: A Community Collaboration with the Cincinnati Ballet Company for Individuals with Down syndrome

DP 18: Recommendations of Care in Aquatic Therapy for Individuals with Cerebral Palsy GMFCS Levels I-V: An Update on the Evidence

DP 19: The Effects of Intensive Locomotor Training on Two Pediatric Patients with Spinal Cord Injury and Without History of Ambulation

DP 20: Power Wheelchair Soccer: A Program Building Self-confidence, Community and Athletic Identity

DP 21: Community-based Autism Identification Teams: Medical Educational Collaboration to Identify Young Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

DP 22: Enhancing Services for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Other Developmental Disabilities in the Medical Home

DP 23: A Telehealth Model of Pediatric Game-based Rehabilitation: A Case Study

DP 24: The Development of a Motor-free Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children – Fourth Edition - Short Form

DP 25: Implementation of the Prechtl General Movements Assessment of Infants in the United States- Early Identification of Cerebral Palsy: A Pilot Project

DP 26: Passive and Active Movement Rehabilitation of Children with Acute Traumatic Brain Injury

DP 27: It Takes a Collaborative Village: The Integration of Early Mobility Experiences in a Community-Based Early Intervention Center

DP 28: Using Eye Gaze Technology to Assess Cognitive Status in Individuals with Motor Impairments and Complex Communication Needs

DP 29: Health Care Transition, Interdisciplinary Clinics, and the Electronic Medical Record

DP 30: Outcomes of a Camp Based Intensive Therapy Approach to Promote Functional Independence in Children Diagnosed with Developmental Disabilities

DP 31: Translating Evidence into Practice: A Physical Rehabilitation Clinical Practice Guideline for Adults with Developmental Disabilities Using a Lifespan Approach

DP 32: Family-Centered Care to Assist in Decision-Making to Proceed with Gastrostomy Placement for Nonoral Feedings

DP 33: The Assessment of Speech Production in Children with Cerebral Palsy Following Pharmacologic Treatment to Improve Muscle Tone and Movement