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ALLMedicine™ Torticollis Center

Research & Reviews  378 results

Fifteen-minute consultation: Evaluation of paediatric torticollis.
https://doi.org/10.1136/archdischild-2020-319668
Archives of Disease in Childhood. Education and Practice ... Dayasiri K, Rao S

Nov 21st, 2021 - Torticollis refers to a state in which the neck is twisted due to excessive contraction or shortening of the muscles on one side. Congenital muscular torticollis, which is more common than acquired torticollis, has an incidence of 0.3%-1.9% among ...

Botulinum Toxin for Laryngeal Dystonia
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/2133549-overview

Nov 2nd, 2021 - Background Laryngeal dystonia (LD) is a muscle-contraction disorder of the larynx and laryngeal musculature. It was once referred to as spasmodic dysphonia (SD), which refers to a group of dystonias, or muscle-contraction disorders, in which invol...

Botulinum Toxin for Laryngeal Dystonia
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/2133549-overview

Nov 2nd, 2021 - Background Laryngeal dystonia (LD) is a muscle-contraction disorder of the larynx and laryngeal musculature. It was once referred to as spasmodic dysphonia (SD), which refers to a group of dystonias, or muscle-contraction disorders, in which invol...

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Guidelines  1 results

Physical Therapy Management of Congenital Muscular Torticollis: A 2018 Evidence-Based C...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8568067
Pediatric Physical Therapy : the Official Publication of ... Kaplan SL, Coulter C et. al.

Oct 3rd, 2018 - Congenital muscular torticollis (CMT) is a postural deformity evident shortly after birth, typically characterized by lateral flexion/side bending of the head to one side and cervical rotation/head turning to the opposite side due to unilateral sh...

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Drugs  18 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  16 results

Dystonia Genotype-Phenotype Correlation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03428009

Sep 16th, 2021 - Identify a cohort of individuals with known dystonia-related gene mutations, and individuals with idiopathic but presumed-genetic dystonia. Some of these individuals may receive botulinum toxin injections to treat their dystonia per standard of ca...

Abobotulinum Toxin and Neubotulinum Toxin Injection in Cerivical Dystonia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03805152

Mar 9th, 2021 - Abobotulinum neurotoxin type A, abo-BoNT/A, (Dysport®) is the most potent biological toxin produced from Clostridium botulinum. In 1920, Dr Hermann Sommer of the Hooper Foundation at the University of California made the first attempt to purify th...

Pediatric Integrative Manual Therapy in Babies With Deformational Plagiocephaly and Congenital Muscular Torticollis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04672837

Dec 19th, 2020 - The Manual Therapy has shown efficacy in different pathologies in the adult but it is not know its utility in infants and children population, nor in specific pathologies as non synostotic plagiocephaly. In the conservative treatment of plagioceph...

3D Characterisation of the Skull Base Deformation in Congenital Muscular Torticollis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04421898

Jun 11th, 2020 - The congenital muscular torticollis (CMT) is defined by an abnormal posture of the head and the neck compared to shoulders' level of the newborn. The mainly affected muscle is the sternocleidomastoid muscle (SCM) causing a lateral inclination of t...

Perception-Action Approach vs. Passive Stretching for Infants With Congenital Muscular Torticollis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02824848

May 12th, 2020 - This prospective longitudinal study will be a two-group, single-blind, pre-post-test design randomized clinical trial (RCT). The purpose of this study will be two-fold: To compare the efficacy of passive stretching and Perception-Action (P-A) Appr...

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News  30 results

Investigative botulinum toxin formulation shows prolonged effect
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/246527/movement-disorders/investigative-botulinum-toxin-formulation-shows
Richard Mark Kirkner

Sep 23rd, 2021 - An investigative formulation of a botulinum neurotoxin (BoNT) for cervical dystonia may significantly reduce the risk of dysphagia after injection compared with existing injections, and may have a longer duration of beneficial effect, according to.

Investigative Botulinum Toxin More Effective in Cervical Dystonia?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/959379

Sep 23rd, 2021 - An investigative formulation of a botulinum neurotoxin (BoNT) for cervical dystonia may significantly reduce the risk of dysphagia after injection compared with existing injections, and may have a longer duration of beneficial effect, according to...

Certifying Medical Cannabis: What APRNs Need to Know
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/943249

Jan 5th, 2021 - A patient asks an advanced practice registered nurse (APRN) to approve them for "medical marijuana." What are the clinician's responsibilities? The first hurdle is legal. In 18 states, an APRN has the legal authority to certify a patient to use ma...

Positive Topline Results for New Cervical Dystonia Treatment
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/939152

Oct 14th, 2020 - DaxibotulinumtoxinA for Injection for treatment for cervical dystonia met the primary and all secondary endpoints in the phase 3 ASPEN-1 study, according to topline results released today by Revance Therapeutics. This agent has the potential to re...

Botulinum Toxin Linked to Antidepressant Effects
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/935589

Aug 12th, 2020 - A study using safety surveillance data of botulinum toxin found significant associations between its use and antidepressant effects, across several indications and different injection sites, according to the study's authors. Their results show tha...

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Patient Education  3 results see all →