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Cerebral Palsy (cont.)

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Author: Norberto Alvarez, MD

Editor: William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR

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Previous contributing authors and editors: Author: Boosara Ratanawongsa, MD, Associate in Neurology, Department of Pediatric Neurology, Children's Specialists.. Coauthor(s): Kathryn L Hale, MS, PA-C, Medical Writer, eMedicine.com, Inc. Editors: Neil A Busis, MD, Chief, Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center - Shadyside, Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Neurology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Carmel Armon, MD, MHS, MSc, Professor of Neurology, Tufts University School of Medicine, Chief, Division of Neurology, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts.


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