The manipulations and serial castings
are continued for three times and observed for any improvement of severity and Pirani scores.
Ignacio-V-Ponseti devised a method of serial casting
followed by foot abduction bracing for 04 years with excellent results and avoidance of surgery.
Corrective serial casting
was performed subsequent to manipulation based on Ponseti technique.
Moseley AM (1997) The effect of serial casting
combined with stretching on passive ankle dorsiflexion in adults with traumatic head injuries.
After the intervention phase, the serial casting
group demonstrated a statistically significant average increase in elbow extension of 22[degrees](95% confidence interval 13-31[degrees], P<0.
in idiopathic toe-walkers and children with spastic cerebral palsy.
Frank has had physical therapy, since he was 18-months old, one round of serial casting
, ankle-foot orthoses (AFOs) and night splints, but no surgery.
The plaster of Paris cast can still be considered a superior cast in casting where critical molding and contouring will be required, in serial casting
, and in casting of acute fractures with significant soft tissue edema.
Smith DW, Drennan JC; Arthrogryposis wrist deformities: results of infantile serial casting
Treatment of congenital Talipes equinovarus (clubfoot) begins as soon as possible with serial casting
techniques1 with 20-95% of success rate.
of limbs can be essential for individuals with TBI-induced spasticity.