Funding for this research was provided by:
Chief Scientist Office (CAF/DMD/14/01)
Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity (Summer Studentship)
Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-02-14
Received: 29 October 2018
Revised: 13 January 2019
Accepted: 30 January 2019
First Online: 14 February 2019
Compliance with ethical standards
: Marina DiMarco has previously been funded by Atom International to train physiotherapists in research outcome measures for subjects with muscular dystrophies.The other authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.
: This study was approved by the West of Scotland ethics committee.
: Each parent and participant provided written informed consent/assent prior to study enrolment.