CPUP is a follow-up program and national quality register for people with cerebral palsy (CP). The program was initiated in southern Sweden in 1994 and since 2007 all of Sweden is engaged.
The purposes of CPUP are:
to prevent the occurrence of hip dislocation and severe contractures thereby optimizing function and increasing the quality of life for people with CP.
to increase knowledge about CP and the effects of various treatment interventions.
to increase collaboration between different professionals working with people with CP.
The app contains a calculator to calculate CPUP Hip Score, background information on CPUP and the four variables in CPUP Hip Score, as well as references to the (own) scientific studies created CPUP Hip Score.
The app is primarily aimed at the medical profession.