Orthopedic Surgery for Cerebral Palsy
What To Expect After Surgery
After orthopedic surgery:
- Joints that were previously stiff can move more easily. However, the affected muscle may be weak.
- Some people may need to wear a cast or brace to support an area where movements are not under control.
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: September 20, 2012|
|Medical Review:||Reference Susan C. Kim, MD - Pediatrics
Reference Louis Pellegrino, MD - Developmental Pediatrics