At most, 10% of all individuals in the UK with Cerebral Palsy have Ataxic
CP, meaning that this is the least common type of CP.
The International Cooperative Ataxia Rating Scale or ICARS (150 is used with ataxic
There is a growing body of research which shows that the wearing of custom-made, snugly-fitting Lycra garments may help to improve posture and movement in people with ataxic
symptoms and several other neurological conditions (eg cerebral palsy), although exactly how they have this effect is not known.
cerebral palsy, in which the child has problems with balance and coordination.
He was also ataxic
, demonstrated heel to shin ataxia, broad-based gait and was unable to tandem walk.
She had a 6-year history of slowly progressive ataxic
gait, falling, abnormal posturing of her left arm, and slurred speech.
In 2003, physicians at the Intermountain Sleep Disorders Center in Salt Lake City described ataxic
breathing, central apnea, sustained hypoxemia, and other abnormalities in three patients on long-term opioid therapy for pain (Chest 2003;123:632-9).
Persons often present with a worsening headache, ataxic
gait, severe lassitude, altered mental status, drowsiness, stupor, and coma.
Idiopathic NPH is characterized by the triad of ataxic
or apraxic gait disturbance, dementia and urinary incontinence.
The three main types are spastic cerebral palsy, athetoid and ataxic
If Peter doesn't learn to cope with all these rather quickly, he'll be pounded into the molecular wind, or succumbing to the manifold dangers of the Ataxic
People with ataxic
CP usually have problems with balance.