Efficacy of botulinum toxin A in upper limb function of hemiplegic patients

Abstract

Botulinum toxin A has been reported to reduce spasticity and increase the comfort of hemiplegic patients. The aim of this study was to assess the efficacy of the treatment on disability, especially in manual activities, and to attempt to identify predictive factors of improvement. Twenty patients (mean age: 54.4 years; M: 14; right hemiplegia: 12) were… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/PL00007851

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