Cerebral palsy - resources

Resources - cerebral palsy

The following organizations are good resources for information on cerebral palsy:

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention -- www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/cp/index.html
  • National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke -- www.ninds.nih.gov/Disorders/Patient-Caregiver-Education/Hope-Through-Research/Cerebral-Palsy-Hope-Through-Research
  • United Cerebral Palsy -- ucp.org
Central nervous system

The central nervous system is comprised of the brain and spinal cord. The peripheral nervous system includes all peripheral nerves.