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Table 1 Table of measures

From: Comparison of a robotic-assisted gait training program with a program of functional gait training for children with cerebral palsy: design and methods of a two group randomized controlled cross-over trial

Measure GMFCS level Type of measure/respondenta Time to complete     
AT assessment     Baseline 1 Post-1 Baseline 2 Post-2
Primary
GMFM-66 II & III O/PT with child 30–45 min x x x x
6MWT II and III O/PT with child 10 x x x x
Secondary
GMFM STAND/WALK barefoot (GMFCS II and III) and with shoes/orthoses (GMFCS III) II & III O/PT with child 30 x x x x
Timed Up and Go Test II and III O/PT with child 5 x x x x
Challenge Assessment II O/PT with child 30 x x x x
Quality FM II and III O–PT via GMFM video 30–60     
ROM/spasticity II and III O/PT with child 10 x x x x
Gait evaluation: GAITRite® walkway system; observational gait scale (video rating) II and III O/PT with child 15 x x x x
PEDI-functional skills II and III Q/parent 15 x x x x
ASK-30 II and III Q/child or parent proxy 15 x x x x
KIDSCREEN II and III Q/child or parent proxy 15 x x x x
CAPE II and III Q/child or parent proxy 15 x x x x
GAS and COPM II and III Q–child with parent 15 x x x x
Other
DMQ II and III Q/child or parent proxy 10 x    
Done at home
 Step-watch® monitor II and III Child wears at home 5 days     
Done at sessions     Before session Mid-point End of session Other time
 Rating of exertion (PCERT) II and III Q/child 2   x x  
 Heart rate II and III O/child 1 x x x  
 L-WALK (Lokomat session distance) II and III Lokomat system measure N/A    x  
 Pain scale (FACES) II and III Q/child 2 x   x  
 PACES II and III Q/child 10     16th session
 Motor learning strategy rating instrument (MLSRI)   O/rater scores video of intervention session 30     Session week 2 and 7
  1. aType of measure: O = PT observational assessment Q = interviewer introduced/guided questionnaire