Has botulinum toxin type A a place in the treatment of spasticity in spinal cord injury patients?

@article{AlKhodairy1998HasBT,
  title={Has botulinum toxin type A a place in the treatment of spasticity in spinal cord injury patients?},
  author={A T Al-Khodairy and Charles Gobelet and Alain B. Rossier},
  journal={Spinal Cord},
  year={1998},
  volume={36},
  pages={854-858}
}
Objective: To present and discuss treatment of severe spasms related to spinal cord injury with botulinum toxin type A.Design: A 2-year follow-up study of an incomplete T12 paraplegic patient, who was reluctant to undergo intrathecal baclofen therapy, presenting severe painful spasms in his lower limbs treated with intramuscular injections of botulinum toxin type A.Setting: Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Hôpital de Gravelone, Sion, Switzerland.Subject: Single patient case… CONTINUE READING
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