Eva-Maria Fischer

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The aim of this study was to determine the efficacy, safety, and cost-effectiveness of intrathecal baclofen delivered by a programmable pump for the chronic treatment of severe spasticity. Sixty-six patients with severe spasticity of spinal cord origin that was refractory to oral baclofen or who experienced intolerable side effects with this form of the(More)
BACKGROUND Septate uterus, one of the most common forms of congenital uterine malformations, negatively affects female reproductive health. METHODS In a retrospective cohort study, we evaluated the reproductive outcome after hysteroscopic septoplasty in 64 women with septate uterus and primary or secondary infertility. We performed a systematic review of(More)
In addition to the low risk of agranulocytosis, several more frequent side effects are associated with clozapine therapy. We tried to estimate the incidence of these side effects. We analysed 391 treatments in 315 inpatients, who received clozapine alone or combined with other neuroleptic and antidepressant drugs. Two thirds were combined treatments, one(More)
Lesions of the central nervous system often involve the pyramidal tracts and the sensory pathways to produce spasticity, paresthesias, and dysesthesia. Three patients with intractable spasticity were treated with intrathecal baclofen. Two had an implanted Medtronic SynchroMed pump for long-term delivery of the muscle relaxant. The third patient had(More)
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