Laura Peeters

Chapter 1 General introduction and outline 9
Chapter 2 Trunk involvement in performing upper extremity activities while seated in neurological patients with a flaccid trunk - a review 23
Chapter 3 Trunk, head and pelvis interactions in healthy children when performing seated daily arm tasks 47
Chapter 4 Don’t forget the trunk in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy patients: more muscle weakness and compensation than expected 73
Chapter 5 Patients with spinal muscular atrophy use high percentages of trunk muscle capacity to perform daily tasks 93
Chapter 6 Summary and general discussion 113
Chapter 7 Nederlandse samenvatting 133
Dankwoord 143
Curriculum Vitae 147
List of publications 149
Donders Graduate School for Cognitive Neuroscience 151