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Case Study

Managing Scoliosis in a Young Child with Rett Syndrome: A Case Study

1Department of Physical Therapy, Haifa University, Haifa and Therapeutic Department, Zvi Quittman Residential Center, Millie Shime Campus, Elwyn, Jerusalem, Israel
2National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Office of the Medical Director, Division for Mental Retardation, Ministry of Social Affairs, Jerusalem, Israel
3Department of Physiotherapy, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Stanley Steyer School of Health Professions, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Israel

Received 15 January 2005; Revised 7 March 2005; Accepted 8 March 2005

Copyright © 2005 Meir Lotan et al.

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