Resources

  • References


    Aartsma-Rus A, den Dunnen JT, et al. New insights in gene-derived
    therapy: the example of Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
    Ann NY Acad Sci.
    2010;1214:199-212.


    Amato AA, Griggs RC. Overview of the muscular dystrophies.
    Handb Clin Neurol.
    2011;101:1-9.

    Congenital muscular dystrophy. Muscular Dystrophy Association website. Available at: http://mda.org/search/site/congenital. Accessed October 7, 2013.

    Distal muscular dystrophy. Muscular Dystrophy Association website. Available at: http://mda.org/disease/distal-muscular-dystrophy. Accessed October 7, 2013.


    Duchenne muscular dystrophy. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed/what.php. Updated March 15, 2013. Accessed July 25, 2013.

    Emery-dreifuss muscular dystrophy. Muscular Dystrophy Association website. Available at: http://mda.org/disease/emery-dreifuss-muscular-dystrophy. Accessed October 7, 2013.


    Escolar DM, Hache LP, et al. Randomized, blinded trial of weekend vs daily prednisone in Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
    Neurology.
    2011;77(5):444-452.

    Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy. Muscular Dystrophy Association website. Available at: http://mda.org/disease/fsh-muscular-dystrophy. Accessed October 7, 2013.

    Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy. Muscular Dystrophy Association website. Available at: http://mda.org/disease/limb-girdle-muscular-dystrophy. Accessed October 7, 2013.


    NINDS muscular dystrophy information page.
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke website. Available at:
    http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/md/md.htm.
    Updated February 14, 2013. Accessed July 25, 2013.

    Oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy. Muscular Dystrophy Association website. Available at: http://mda.org/disease/oculopharyngeal-muscular-dystrophy/overview. Accessed October 7, 2013.

  • Resources

    Muscular Dystrophy Association

    http://www.mdausa.org

    Muscular Dystrophy Family Foundation

    http://www.mdff.org

  • Canadian Resources

    Canadian Institutes of Health Research

    http://www.cihr-irsc.gc.ca

    Muscle Dystrophy Canada

    http://www.muscle.ca