Effect of multilevel botulinum toxin a and comprehensive rehabilitation on gait in cerebral palsy.

@article{Scholtes2007EffectOM,
  title={Effect of multilevel botulinum toxin a and comprehensive rehabilitation on gait in cerebral palsy.},
  author={Vanessa Antoinet Bernice Scholtes and Annet J. Dallmeijer and Dirk L. Knol and Lucianne A. W. M. Speth and Carel G B Maathuis and Peter H. Jongerius and Jules G. Becher},
  journal={Pediatric neurology},
  year={2007},
  volume={36 1},
  pages={30-9}
}
To evaluate the effect of multilevel botulinum toxin A and comprehensive rehabilitation on gait pattern, muscle length, and spasticity, a multicenter randomized trial was performed in 46 children with spastic cerebral palsy who walk with flexed knees. Their mean age was 8.0 years (range 4 to 11 years). They were randomly allocated to the intervention group (multilevel botulinum toxin A and comprehensive rehabilitation) or the control group (usual care). After 6 weeks, a significant treatment… CONTINUE READING
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