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Research & Reviews  2,657 results

Management of Muscle Spasms in Adult Patients with Cerebral Palsy.
https://doi.org/10.14423/SMJ.0000000000001335
Southern Medical Journal; Korntner S, Elko C et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2021 - As medical care advances, there is a growing number of adult patients with cerebral palsy. The spastic form is characterized by muscle hypertonicity, hyperreflexia, and spasticity, which are associated with worse quality of life, poor functionalit...

Cost efficiency analysis for spasticity management based on physician botulinum toxin p...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2021.10.027
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation; Kazerooni R, Howard I et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2021 - To estimate differences in botulinum toxin type A (BoNT-A) treatment costs per patient for spasticity-injecting physicians, with a focus on physicians' use of alternative BoNT-A agents other than onabotulinumtoxinA. Retrospective Cohort Study SETT...

A Randomized Controlled Trial of the Effect of Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimula...
https://doi.org/10.1097/WNP.0000000000000874
Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology : Official Publicatio... Bastani PB, Kordjazi M et. al.

Nov 25th, 2021 - Hereditary spastic paraplegia refers to a group of conditions characterized by a slow progression of spasticity in lower limbs resulting in gait abnormalities. Current treatment options have proven to be insufficient in terms of symptom alleviatio...

SNAP: Measurement of the Subjective Perception of the Symptom in Hereditary Spastic Paraparesis (HSP)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04256681

Nov 25th, 2021 - The Self-Notion and Perception (SNAP) questionnaire developed at IRCCS E.Medea by Eleonora Diella and Roberta Morganti, arises from the need to quantify the subjective perception of the patient suffering from HSP of the typical symptoms of patholo...

Study to Compare the Efficacy and Safety of NT 201 (Botulinum Toxin) With Placebo for the Treatment of Lower Limb Spasticity Caused by Stroke or Traumatic Brain Injury
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03992404

Nov 22nd, 2021 - The purpose of this study is to determine whether a single treatment with administration of 400 Units NT 201 (botulinum toxin) is superior to placebo (no medicine) for the treatment of lower limb spasticity caused by stroke or traumatic brain inju...

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Guidelines  7 results

A Clinical Practice Guideline for the Use of Ankle-Foot Orthoses and Functional Electri...
https://doi.org/10.1097/NPT.0000000000000347
Journal of Neurologic Physical Therapy : JNPT; Johnston TE, Keller S et. al.

Mar 7th, 2021 - Level of ambulation following stroke is a long-term predictor of participation and disability. Decreased lower extremity motor control can impact ambulation and overall mobility. The purpose of this clinical practice guideline (CPG) is to provide ...

Congress of Neurological Surgeons Systematic Review and Evidence-Based Guidelines on th...
https://doi.org/10.1093/neuros/nyy370
Neurosurgery Harrop JS, Chi JH et. al.

Sep 12th, 2018 - Which neurological assessment tools have demonstrated internal reliability and validity in the management of patients with thoracic and lumbar fractures (ie, do these instruments provide consistent information between different care providers)? Nu...

Canadian stroke best practice recommendations: Stroke rehabilitation practice guideline...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1747493016643553
International Journal of Stroke : Official Journal of The... Hebert D, Lindsay MP et. al.

Apr 16th, 2016 - Stroke rehabilitation is a progressive, dynamic, goal-orientated process aimed at enabling a person with impairment to reach their optimal physical, cognitive, emotional, communicative, social and/or functional activity level. After a stroke, pati...

Spasticity in children and young people with non-progressive brain disorders: summary o...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.e4845
BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.); Mugglestone MA, Eunson P et. al.

Jul 28th, 2012 - Spasticity in children and young people with non-progressive brain disorders: summary of NICE guidance.|2012|Mugglestone MA,Eunson P,Murphy MS, ,|administration & dosage,administration & dosage,complications,epidemiology,complications,therapeutic ...

Botulinum toxin assessment, intervention and after-care for lower limb spasticity in ch...
https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1468-1331.2010.03126.x
European Journal of Neurology; Love SC, Novak I et. al.

Jul 17th, 2010 - Botulinum neurotoxin type-A (BoNT-A) has been used in association with other interventions in the management of spasticity in children with cerebral palsy (CP) for almost two decades. This consensus statement is based on an extensive review of the...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  261 results

SNAP: Measurement of the Subjective Perception of the Symptom in Hereditary Spastic Paraparesis (HSP)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04256681

Nov 25th, 2021 - The Self-Notion and Perception (SNAP) questionnaire developed at IRCCS E.Medea by Eleonora Diella and Roberta Morganti, arises from the need to quantify the subjective perception of the patient suffering from HSP of the typical symptoms of patholo...

Study to Compare the Efficacy and Safety of NT 201 (Botulinum Toxin) With Placebo for the Treatment of Lower Limb Spasticity Caused by Stroke or Traumatic Brain Injury
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03992404

Nov 22nd, 2021 - The purpose of this study is to determine whether a single treatment with administration of 400 Units NT 201 (botulinum toxin) is superior to placebo (no medicine) for the treatment of lower limb spasticity caused by stroke or traumatic brain inju...

Physical, Functional and Neural Effects of Two Lower Extremity Exercise Protocols in Children With Cerebral Palsy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01086670

Nov 18th, 2021 - Objectives: Our primary objectives are to: 1) characterize and compare lower extremity motor coordination in children with cerebral palsy (CP) across mobility levels and to children without CP; and 2) evaluate the effects of two home-based exercis...

Passive Tactile Stimulation for Stroke Rehabilitation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03814889

Nov 15th, 2021 - Stroke can lead to weakness and spasticity in the arm or hand. The purpose of this study is to optimize the design of gentle vibratory stimulation delivered to the hands of individuals with chronic stroke, and explore the effect on range of moveme...

Evaluation of Initiation Time on the Efficacy of Gabapentin in Treating Neuropathic Pain in SCI
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04256603

Nov 15th, 2021 - Neuropathic pain is a common complaint in those with spinal cord injury (SCI) that has a significant negative effect on quality of life. This makes the treatment of neuropathic pain a priority in the SCI population. Efficacy of various treatments,...

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News  166 results

Botulinum toxin for chronic pain: What's on the horizon?
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/248633/musculoskeletal-disorders/botulinum-toxin-chronic-pain-whats-horizon
MDedge Family Medicine; Caleb Dickison, DO, CAQSM, Jeffrey C. Leggit, MD, CAQSM

Nov 12th, 2021 - Botulinum toxin (BoNT) was first approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of strabismus and blepharospasm in 1989. Since then, approved indications have expanded to include spasticity, cervical dystonia, severe axill.

Cannabis Use Common for MS-Related Spasticity
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/961912

Oct 29th, 2021 - ORLANDO, Florida — Use of cannabis is common in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS), especially for the treatment of MS-related spasticity, new research suggests. Findings from a survey conducted through a large registry in 2020 showed that 31% ...

As Zika-Affected Babies Grow, Developmental Outcomes Vary
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/958796

Sep 16th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - At age 2 years and beyond, babies born with microcephaly after exposure to Zika virus in the womb often have more severe neurodevelopmental delays and slower growth rates than their peers, although neurodevelopmental pr...

Third Dose a Charm in Israel? Door-to-Door 'Goons'; Cervids Catch COVID, Too!
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/covid19/93819

Jul 30th, 2021 - Note that some links may require registration or subscription. Israel approved a third shot of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine for citizens over 60 years of age. (Times of Israel) Shortly after President Biden urged the Defense Department to make COVID-...

Scientists Discover New Genetic Form of ALS in 11 Children
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/952489

Jun 7th, 2021 - (Reuters Health) - Scientists have identified four specific, dominant variants of the SPTLC1 gene in 11 children from seven different families who appear to have a new and unique form of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). The findings suggest th...

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Patient Education  10 results see all →