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Therapeutic exercise for people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis or motor neuron disease

  1. Vanina Dal Bello-Haas1,*,
  2. Julaine M Florence2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Neuromuscular Group

Published Online: 31 MAY 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 2 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005229.pub3


How to Cite

Dal Bello-Haas V, Florence JM. Therapeutic exercise for people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis or motor neuron disease. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 5. Art. No.: CD005229. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005229.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

    McMaster University, School of Rehabilitation Science, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

  2. 2

    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Neurology, St Louis, Missouri, USA

*Vanina Dal Bello-Haas, School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, 1400 Main Street West, 403/E, Hamilton, Ontario, L8S 1C7, Canada. vdalbel@mcmaster.ca.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 31 MAY 2013

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References to other published versions of this review

  1. References to studies included in this review
  2. Additional references
  3. References to other published versions of this review
Dal Bello-Haas 2005
  • DalBello-Haas V, Florence J, Krivickas L. Therapeutic exercise for people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis/motor neuron disease. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2005, Issue 2. [DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005229]
Dal Bello-Haas 2008