Quality statements

Quality statements

Statement 1 Children with any major risk factor for cerebral palsy have enhanced clinical and developmental follow-up from birth to 2 years.

Statement 2 Children with delayed motor milestones are referred to a child development service.

Statement 3 Parents and carers of children and young people with cerebral palsy are given information about the diagnosis and management of cerebral palsy.

Statement 4 Children and young people with cerebral palsy have a personal folder to help them make decisions about how their condition is managed.

Other quality standards that should be considered when commissioning or providing cerebral palsy services for children and young people include:

A full list of NICE quality standards is available from the quality standards topic library.