Problem: With the aging, cerebral palsy affected individual can develop many musculoskeletal problems which include increase in spasticity, decrease in flexibility and more energy expenditure while walking. They also fatigue easily & develop muscle sore. Most of these individuals also deficit in Vitamin D.
Management ProtocolSo it becomes imperative to continue physical therapy along with yoga & supplement of Vitamin D in this age group. As age advances, they need walking aid more frequently. Individuals with bony deformity, muscle contracture & joint dislocation need surgery. With proper planning & rehabilitation these persons also can be given good quality of life.