The swimming program effects on the gross motor function, mental adjustment to the aquatic environment, and swimming skills in children with cerebral palsy: A pilot study

Bojan Jorgic, Lidija Dimitrijevic, Marko Aleksandrovic, Tomislav Okicic, Dejan Madic, Dragan Radovanovic
2012 Specijalna Edukacija i Rehabilitacija  
52 swimming skills WSW (p=0.03) and the overall result WTO (p=0.02) of the WOTA2 test. The applied swimming program had a statistically significant effect on the improvement in walking, running and jumping as well as the overall gross motor functions of children with cerebral palsy. The applied program also contributed to a statistically significant influence on the increase in mental adjustment to the aquatic environment and the ability to move in water and swim.
doi:10.5937/specedreh1201051j fatcat:uk3uxd4nnzgxtgtoynyld6mcia