This clinical progression created by Helen Posselt PT for PPMD, is around 8 years old. For many today, these dreadful milestones will be thankfully delayed because of better treatment and care, most notably steroids and physiotherapy, then cardiac and respiratory care. But sadly, in many regions and in many families, this natural progression may still be the best case scenario.
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Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) is a recessive X-linked form of muscular dystrophy. This...