- standing programs 5 days per week, 60-90 minutes per day, positively affect bone mineral density
- standing programs 5 days per week, 60 minutes per day in 30° to 60° of total bilateral hip abduction positively affect hip stability
- standing programs 5 days per week, 45-60 minutes per day, positively effect range of motion of hip, knee, and ankle and spasticity (30 to 45 minutes per day).
Wednesday, July 17, 2013
Dosing for Standing Programs
Pediatric Physical Therapy published a systemic review and evidence based clinical recommendations for dosing of pediatric supported standing programs. After reviewing the literature the following was recommended: