Anti-spastic effects of footbaths in post-stroke patients: a proof-of-principle study.

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OBJECTIVES To investigate whether a footbath inhibits spasticity in the hemiplegic lower limbs of post-stroke patients. DESIGN Randomized, controlled study. SETTING Rehabilitation education and research hospital. INTERVENTIONS Twenty-two post-stroke patients were randomly allocated to control or experimental groups. After relaxing in a supine posture… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ctim.2014.09.006

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