Master of Occupational Therapy Student Critically Appraised Topics

Faculty Advisor

Anita Witt Mitchell, PhD, OTR, FAOTA

Community Practitioner

Heather Clabo, OTR/L, BCP, C/NDT



Document Type


Publication Date

Spring 3-27-2022


Muscular dystrophy causes progressive muscle disease that affects both children and their families. This poster describes a critical appraisal and synthesis of the literature describing factors affecting quality of life for children with MD. Identification of these factors can help professionals educate and support individuals and their families.


The accompanying presentation for this poster can be viewed here:

Muscular Dystrophy and Quality of Life: A Critically Appraised Topic

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