- 54.8% reported some pain on the Health Utilities Index 3
- 24.4% of the caregivers reporting that their child experienced pain that affected some level of activities in the preceding 2 weeks
- 38.7% of the doctors reported pain and identified hip dislocation/subluxation, dystonia, and constipation as the most frequent causes of pain.
Reference: Melanie Penner et al. Characteristics of Pain in Children and Youth With Cerebral Palsy. Pediatrics peds.2013-0224; published ahead of print July 15, 2013, doi:10.1542/peds.2013-0224