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Table 1 Incidence or prevalence of conditions that cause physical disabilities in children

From: Robotic devices for paediatric rehabilitation: a review of design features

Condition Incidence or prevalence
Cerebral palsy Prevalence of 1 per 500 live births [2]
Stroke Incidence of 1.2 to 13 per 100,000 children per year [3]
Traumatic brain injury Incidence of 691 per 100,000 children [7]
Duchenne muscular dystrophy Prevalence of 1 per 5000 live male births [14]
Spinal muscular atrophy Prevalence of 7.8–10 per 100,000 live births [7]