Which activity modifications are used in the treatment of congenital myopathies?

Updated: Mar 11, 2019
  • Author: Matthew Harmelink, MD; Chief Editor: Amy Kao, MD  more...
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Activity level is based upon the combination of muscle weakness, respiratory concerns, and orthopedic restrictions. However, one of the main goals is to have continued functional ability.

For children, regular school attendance should be encouraged with modified educational plans for their needs. As able, patients can participate in regular physical activity.

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