Journal article

Health-related quality of life of children and adolescents with cerebral palsy in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review

Rosalie Power, Catherine King, Mohammad Muhit, Eamin Heanoy, Claire Galea, Cheryl Jones, Nadia Badawi, Gulam Khandaker

Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology | WILEY | Published : 2018


Awarded by Cerebral Palsy Alliance Research Institute

Funding Acknowledgements

This study was conceived and designed by GK and RP. CK developed the search strategy and performed the literature search. RP and GK performed full-text reviews and extraction of data. CG and RP conducted the statistical analysis with input from GK. RP wrote the first draft. All authors reviewed all drafts and approved the final submitted manuscript. Data extraction and quality assessment adhered to PRISMA guidelines. PROSPERO 2016: CRD42016043669. Funding for the study came from the Cerebral Palsy Alliance Research Institute (CDG6416). The funder had no role in study design, data collection, data analysis, data interpretation, or writing of the report. The corresponding author had full access to all the data in the study and had final responsibility for the decision to submit for publication. The authors have stated that they had no interests which might be perceived as posing a conflict or bias.